CPS

Noncash Tables: March 1997 CPS

Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          225
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................    142909     75723      53.0     22183      29.3     49319      65.1      4221       5.6 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................         142909     75723      53.0     22183      29.3     49319      65.1      4221       5.6 
   Full-time......................         112387     70144      62.4     20514      29.2     46292      66.0      3339       4.8 
     50 weeks or more.............          90257     61569      68.2     17907      29.1     41016      66.6      2645       4.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          12998      6326      48.7      1943      30.7      3948      62.4       436       6.9 
     26 weeks or less.............           9132      2249      24.6       664      29.5      1328      59.0       257      11.4 
   Part-time......................          30521      5578      18.3      1669      29.9      3027      54.3       882      15.8 
     50 weeks or more.............          13465      3194      23.7       947      29.7      1810      56.7       437      13.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............           6694      1210      18.1       400      33.0       645      53.3       165      13.7 
     26 weeks or less.............          10362      1175      11.3       322      27.4       573      48.8       280      23.8 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................          42985     12081      28.1      5247      43.4      5476      45.3      1358      11.2 
25 to 99 persons..................          18139      9746      53.7      3034      31.1      6276      64.4       436       4.5 
100 to 499 persons................          19504     12273      62.9      3471      28.3      8207      66.9       595       4.8 
500 to 999 persons................           8059      5304      65.8      1374      25.9      3709      69.9       221       4.2 
1000 persons or more..............          54222     36319      67.0      9058      24.9     25651      70.6      1610       4.4 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................          18898     12829      67.9      4009      31.2      8253      64.3       567       4.4 
Professional specialty............          19942     13260      66.5      4194      31.6      8569      64.6       497       3.8 
Technical and related support.....           4460      2987      67.0       786      26.3      2100      70.3       101       3.4 
Sales workers.....................          17665      7599      43.0      2004      26.4      5001      65.8       594       7.8 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................          19995     11517      57.6      3076      26.7      7808      67.8       633       5.5 
Precision production, craft & repair        15351      8750      57.0      2625      30.0      5600      64.0       526       6.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          226
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................           8826      5319      60.3      1329      25.0      3695      69.5       295       5.5 
Transportation & material moving..           5812      3322      57.1      1031      31.0      2091      63.0       199       6.0 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............           6270      2311      36.9       640      27.7      1532      66.3       139       6.0 
Service workers...................          20901      6695      32.0      2007      30.0      4147      62.0       540       8.1 
   Private household workers......            935        70       7.4        31      45.1        25      35.9        13      19.1 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................          19967      6625      33.2      1975      29.8      4122      62.2       527       8.0 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....           4014       897      22.3       327      36.4       446      49.8       123      13.8 
Armed forces......................            775       238      30.7       156      65.9        76      32.0         5       2.1 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................         115424     59539      51.6     16959      28.5     39170      65.8      3410       5.7 
   Householder....................          53460     33877      63.4      9831      29.0     22292      65.8      1754       5.2 
     Spouse present...............          41515     27017      65.1      7946      29.4     17730      65.6      1341       5.0 
     No spouse present............          11945      6860      57.4      1884      27.5      4562      66.5       413       6.0 
   Spouse of householder..........          36615     18364      50.2      5235      28.5     12071      65.7      1058       5.8 
   Child of householder...........          20478      5445      26.6      1411      25.9      3567      65.5       467       8.6 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................           4870      1853      38.1       483      26.0      1239      66.8       132       7.1 
In unrelated subfamilies..........            539       206      38.3        52      25.2       134      64.7        21      10.1 
Unrelated Individuals.............          26946     15977      59.3      5172      32.4     10016      62.7       789       4.9 
   Nonfamily householder..........          18917     12400      65.6      4084      32.9      7716      62.2       600       4.8 
   Secondary Individuals..........           8029      3577      44.5      1088      30.4      2300      64.3       189       5.3 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................         137939     73676      53.4     21493      29.2     48248      65.5      3935       5.3 
   15 to 24 years.................          23914      5173      21.6      1382      26.7      3275      63.3       516      10.0 
   25 to 44 years.................          72348     42129      58.2     12038      28.6     28131      66.8      1961       4.7 
   45 to 64 years.................          41677     26374      63.3      8073      30.6     16843      63.9      1458       5.5 
65 years and over.................           4970      2047      41.2       690      33.7      1071      52.3       286      14.0 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  38.7      41.0       (x)      41.5       (x)      40.7       (x)      41.5       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          227
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......            115675     62671      54.2     18351      29.3     41075      65.5      3245       5.2 
  Inside central cities...........          41379     21867      52.8      6414      29.3     14317      65.5      1136       5.2 
    One million or more...........          26133     13822      52.9      4139      29.9      9015      65.2       668       4.8 
    Under one million.............          15246      8045      52.8      2276      28.3      5301      65.9       468       5.8 
  Outside central cities..........          74296     40804      54.9     11937      29.3     26758      65.6      2109       5.2 
    One million or more...........          51288     28591      55.7      8508      29.8     18660      65.3      1423       5.0 
    Under one million.............          23007     12213      53.1      3429      28.1      8098      66.3       686       5.6 
Outside metropolitan areas........          27234     13052      47.9      3832      29.4      8244      63.2       976       7.5 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................          27359     15180      55.5      4763      31.4      9697      63.9       719       4.7 
Midwest...........................          34564     18818      54.4      5729      30.4     12103      64.3       986       5.2 
South.............................          49649     26104      52.6      6290      24.1     17999      68.9      1815       7.0 
West..............................          31336     15620      49.8      5400      34.6      9520      60.9       700       4.5 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          228
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................            127         5       3.9         0       0.0         0       8.2         4      91.8 
With earnings.....................         142782     75718      53.0     22183      29.3     49319      65.1      4216       5.6 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........          12943      1231       9.5       286      23.3       594      48.3       350      28.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............           8463      1213      14.3       328      27.0       644      53.1       241      19.8 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           9013      1718      19.1       480      27.9       980      57.1       258      15.0 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............           6874      1851      26.9       507      27.4      1117      60.3       227      12.3 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............          10248      3381      33.0       964      28.5      2117      62.6       300       8.9 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............           6286      2845      45.3       739      26.0      1880      66.1       226       7.9 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           8729      4614      52.9      1216      26.3      3136      68.0       263       5.7 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............           6243      3703      59.3       988      26.7      2544      68.7       170       4.6 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           9049      5564      61.5      1544      27.7      3706      66.6       313       5.6 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           5563      3809      68.5      1110      29.1      2534      66.5       166       4.3 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           7991      5317      66.5      1415      26.6      3662      68.9       239       4.5 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           3881      2884      74.3       792      27.5      1970      68.3       121       4.2 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           7619      5605      73.6      1660      29.6      3695      65.9       250       4.5 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           2739      2208      80.6       682      30.9      1418      64.2       108       4.9 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           5609      4297      76.6      1339      31.2      2806      65.3       152       3.5 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           2391      1955      81.8       585      29.9      1321      67.5        50       2.6 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           5017      3964      79.0      1262      31.8      2582      65.1       120       3.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           1598      1368      85.6       430      31.4       900      65.8        38       2.8 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           2981      2441      81.9       734      30.1      1644      67.3        63       2.6 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           1438      1172      81.5       328      28.0       809      69.0        35       3.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           3440      2780      80.8      1019      36.6      1679      60.4        82       3.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............            820       712      86.8       213      29.8       495      69.4         5       0.7 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           1604      1343      83.7       472      35.1       835      62.2        36       2.7 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............            576       462      80.2       135      29.2       293      63.4        34       7.4 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           2143      1741      81.2       570      32.8      1131      65.0        39       2.3 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............            445       373      83.6       117      31.4       247      66.2         9       2.4 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           1154       968      83.9       310      32.0       627      64.8        31       3.2 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          229
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............            336       273      81.1        78      28.7       182      66.8        12       4.5 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           1006       836      83.1       250      29.9       540      64.5        46       5.5 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............            214       159      74.4        30      18.8       124      77.7         6       3.6 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............            941       733      77.8       209      28.6       495      67.5        29       4.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............            250       202      80.6        69      34.0       129      63.9         4       2.1 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............            659       524      79.6       167      31.9       343      65.5        14       2.6 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............            129       118      90.8        32      27.2        86      72.8         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............            373       280      75.3        88      31.4       185      66.0         7       2.6 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............             71        57      81.3        13      22.4        45      77.6         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............            423       322      76.1        96      30.0       210      65.3        15       4.8 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............             71        50      70.7        19      37.9        29      57.7         2       4.4 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............            162       139      86.2        35      25.2        99      70.9         5       3.9 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............             68        51      75.5        14      27.3        35      68.6         2       4.1 
   $100,000 and over..............           3221      2455      76.2       856      34.9      1453      59.2       146       5.9 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............            20716     29765       (x)     31086       (x)     29714       (x)     20582       (x) 
     Standard error...............             82       187       (x)       176       (x)       221       (x)       406       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................          27366     36578       (x)     38962       (x)     36217       (x)     28255       (x) 
     Standard error...............            172       257       (x)       538       (x)       296       (x)      1139       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          230
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................      9656      1527      15.8       364      23.8       983      64.4       180      11.8 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................           9656      1527      15.8       364      23.8       983      64.4       180      11.8 
   Full-time......................           5619      1104      19.6       265      24.0       721      65.3       118      10.7 
     50 weeks or more.............           2263       604      26.7       139      23.1       406      67.3        58       9.6 
     27 to 49 weeks...............           1188       228      19.2        61      26.6       137      60.1        30      13.3 
     26 weeks or less.............           2167       272      12.5        64      23.7       177      65.3        30      10.9 
   Part-time......................           4037       424      10.5        99      23.4       262      62.0        62      14.6 
     50 weeks or more.............           1313       153      11.6        36      23.9        95      62.4        21      13.8 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            847       146      17.3        32      22.2       101      68.9        13       8.9 
     26 weeks or less.............           1877       124       6.6        30      24.3        66      53.3        28      22.3 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................           4174       389       9.3       123      31.6       200      51.4        66      17.0 
25 to 99 persons..................           1333       251      18.8        37      14.6       189      75.2        26      10.3 
100 to 499 persons................           1050       224      21.3        49      21.7       151      67.5        24      10.8 
500 to 999 persons................            328        82      24.9        11      14.0        61      74.4         9      11.6 
1000 persons or more..............           2771       582      21.0       145      24.8       383      65.8        55       9.4 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................            328        70      21.3        30      43.3        32      46.4         7      10.3 
Professional specialty............            480       120      25.1        38      31.9        78      64.8         4       3.3 
Technical and related support.....            127        36      28.6         3       8.2        33      91.8         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................           1324       159      12.0        42      26.4        99      62.6        18      11.1 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................            872       167      19.2        23      14.0       119      71.5        24      14.5 
Precision production, craft & repair          972       171      17.6        44      25.7       107      62.9        20      11.5 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          231
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................            828       178      21.4        38      21.2       127      71.7        13       7.2 
Transportation & material moving..            392        77      19.8        15      19.4        47      61.0        15      19.6 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............            741       106      14.3        23      21.9        69      65.0        14      13.1 
Service workers...................           2900       367      12.6        85      23.2       225      61.3        57      15.4 
   Private household workers......            204         9       4.6         4      40.4         6      59.6         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................           2696       357      13.3        81      22.8       219      61.4        57      15.8 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....            658        68      10.3        17      24.5        42      62.1         9      13.4 
Armed forces......................             34         9      26.3         6      66.4         3      33.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................           6305      1062      16.8       247      23.2       677      63.7       138      13.0 
   Householder....................           3916       825      21.1       192      23.3       534      64.8        99      12.0 
     Spouse present...............           1567       392      25.0        93      23.6       253      64.4        47      11.9 
     No spouse present............           2349       433      18.4        99      23.0       282      65.1        52      12.0 
   Spouse of householder..........           1036       128      12.3        25      19.7        80      62.8        22      17.5 
   Child of householder...........            974        81       8.4        24      30.0        46      57.2        10      12.8 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................            379        28       7.3         5      18.0        15      56.1         7      25.9 
In unrelated subfamilies..........            185        21      11.2         2      11.1        11      53.3         7      35.6 
Unrelated Individuals.............           3166       445      14.1       115      25.9       296      66.4        34       7.7 
   Nonfamily householder..........           1539       251      16.3        73      29.1       155      61.9        23       9.0 
   Secondary Individuals..........           1627       194      11.9        42      21.7       140      72.2        12       6.0 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................           9557      1512      15.8       363      24.0       975      64.5       174      11.5 
   15 to 24 years.................           3090       301       9.8        87      28.8       181      60.0        34      11.3 
   25 to 44 years.................           4905       870      17.7       173      19.9       601      69.0        97      11.1 
   45 to 64 years.................           1562       340      21.8       103      30.3       193      56.9        44      12.8 
65 years and over.................            100        16      16.0         1       7.0         9      55.2         6      37.8 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  32.7      35.9       (x)      37.1       (x)      35.3       (x)      36.6       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          232
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......              7182      1154      16.1       259      22.4       773      67.0       122      10.6 
  Inside central cities...........           3767       541      14.4       101      18.6       376      69.5        64      11.9 
    One million or more...........           2348       340      14.5        77      22.6       222      65.2        41      12.2 
    Under one million.............           1419       201      14.2        24      11.9       154      76.7        23      11.5 
  Outside central cities..........           3415       613      18.0       158      25.8       397      64.8        58       9.4 
    One million or more...........           2161       411      19.0        96      23.5       281      68.4        33       8.1 
    Under one million.............           1254       203      16.2        62      30.5       117      57.6        24      11.9 
Outside metropolitan areas........           2474       373      15.1       105      28.1       210      56.3        58      15.6 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................           1446       245      16.9        59      24.1       171      69.8        15       6.1 
Midwest...........................           1866       296      15.8        65      22.1       195      65.9        36      12.0 
South.............................           3742       652      17.4       170      26.1       386      59.2        96      14.7 
West..............................           2601       335      12.9        70      20.8       231      69.1        34      10.1 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          233
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................             25         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................           9631      1527      15.9       364      23.8       983      64.4       180      11.8 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........           3070       282       9.2        63      22.3       175      62.0        44      15.7 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............           1990       220      11.1        63      28.8       131      59.6        26      11.6 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           2193       389      17.7       101      26.0       241      62.0        47      12.0 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............           1081       268      24.8        56      21.0       175      65.2        37      13.8 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............            765       181      23.7        35      19.2       132      72.6        15       8.2 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............            223        71      31.7        23      32.1        43      61.5         5       6.4 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............            194        69      35.4        11      16.0        54      78.8         4       5.2 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............             62        29      46.8         5      18.1        21      73.9         2       8.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............             39        15      39.2         4      23.4        10      69.1         1       7.5 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............              4         3      67.8         3     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............              6         0       7.5         0       0.0         0     100.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............              4         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............             4693      6680       (x)      6374       (x)      6925       (x)      6080       (x) 
     Standard error...............             97       197       (x)       370       (x)       255       (x)       562       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................           5091      6933       (x)      6774       (x)      7184       (x)      5889       (x) 
     Standard error...............             66       187       (x)       386       (x)       235       (x)       484       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          235
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................        76165     43454      57.1     13150      30.3     27984      64.4      2319       5.3 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................       76165     43454      57.1     13150      30.3     27984      64.4      2319       5.3 
   Full-time......................       65409     41521      63.5     12555      30.2     27002      65.0      1964       4.7 
     50 weeks or more.............       53801     37105      69.0     11106      29.9     24395      65.7      1604       4.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        6892      3207      46.5      1029      32.1      1946      60.7       232       7.2 
     26 weeks or less.............        4716      1209      25.6       420      34.7       660      54.6       129      10.7 
   Part-time......................       10756      1933      18.0       595      30.8       983      50.8       355      18.4 
     50 weeks or more.............        4368       998      22.9       322      32.3       503      50.4       173      17.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        2167       375      17.3       107      28.6       217      57.8        51      13.6 
     26 weeks or less.............        4221       560      13.3       166      29.6       263      46.9       132      23.5 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................       24450      7718      31.6      3449      44.7      3410      44.2       859      11.1 
25 to 99 persons..................       10219      5996      58.7      1917      32.0      3830      63.9       249       4.2 
100 to 499 persons................       10146      6822      67.2      1913      28.0      4602      67.5       306       4.5 
500 to 999 persons................        3987      2901      72.8       770      26.5      1994      68.7       138       4.7 
1000 persons or more..............       27363     20017      73.2      5102      25.5     14148      70.7       767       3.8 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................       10399      7354      70.7      2293      31.2      4737      64.4       324       4.4 
Professional specialty............        9118      6555      71.9      2166      33.0      4119      62.8       271       4.1 
Technical and related support.....        2056      1515      73.7       398      26.3      1071      70.7        45       3.0 
Sales workers.....................        8324      4450      53.5      1231      27.7      2900      65.2       320       7.2 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................        4294      2807      65.4       666      23.7      2009      71.6       131       4.7 
Precision production, craft & repair     13998      8036      57.4      2442      30.4      5113      63.6       480       6.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................        5327      3482      65.4       947      27.2      2368      68.0       168       4.8 
Transportation & material moving..        5234      3069      58.6       957      31.2      1931      62.9       181       5.9 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............        5060      1878      37.1       516      27.5      1254      66.8       108       5.7 
Service workers...................        8349      3333      39.9      1101      33.0      2041      61.2       191       5.7 
   Private household workers......          34         2       5.3         1      52.7         1      47.3         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        8315      3332      40.1      1100      33.0      2040      61.2       191       5.7 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....        3304       766      23.2       288      37.7       377      49.3       100      13.1 
Armed forces......................         699       209      29.9       145      69.2        63      29.9         2       0.9 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................       60904     34690      57.0     10258      29.6     22536      65.0      1896       5.5 
   Householder....................       37016     24849      67.1      7427      29.9     16195      65.2      1226       4.9 
     Spouse present...............       33943     23041      67.9      6829      29.6     15082      65.5      1130       4.9 
     No spouse present............        3074      1808      58.8       599      33.1      1113      61.6        96       5.3 
   Spouse of householder..........        9010      5527      61.3      1684      30.5      3529      63.9       314       5.7 
   Child of householder...........       11967      3242      27.1       870      26.8      2092      64.5       281       8.7 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................        2911      1072      36.8       277      25.8       720      67.2        75       7.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........         115        40      35.1        16      38.6        18      44.6         7      16.7 
Unrelated Individuals.............       15146      8724      57.6      2877      33.0      5431      62.3       417       4.8 
   Nonfamily householder..........       10407      6721      64.6      2265      33.7      4128      61.4       328       4.9 
   Secondary Individuals..........        4739      2003      42.3       612      30.6      1303      65.0        88       4.4 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................       73329     42167      57.5     12701      30.1     27321      64.8      2145       5.1 
   15 to 24 years.................       12481      2720      21.8       776      28.5      1683      61.9       262       9.6 
   25 to 44 years.................       38784     24401      62.9      7252      29.7     16060      65.8      1089       4.5 
   45 to 64 years.................       22063     15046      68.2      4674      31.1      9577      63.7       794       5.3 
65 years and over.................        2837      1287      45.4       449      34.9       664      51.6       175      13.6 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               38.8      41.2       (x)      41.6       (x)      40.9       (x)      41.8       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          237
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......          61725     35878      58.1     10905      30.4     23166      64.6      1808       5.0 
  Inside central cities...........       21826     11965      54.8      3603      30.1      7765      64.9       598       5.0 
    One million or more...........       13908      7506      54.0      2338      31.2      4817      64.2       351       4.7 
    Under one million.............        7918      4459      56.3      1265      28.4      2948      66.1       247       5.5 
  Outside central cities..........       39899     23913      59.9      7302      30.5     15401      64.4      1210       5.1 
    One million or more...........       27538     16751      60.8      5168      30.9     10756      64.2       827       4.9 
    Under one million.............       12361      7163      57.9      2134      29.8      4645      64.8       383       5.4 
Outside metropolitan areas........       14440      7576      52.5      2245      29.6      4819      63.6       512       6.8 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................       14392      8649      60.1      2764      32.0      5462      63.2       422       4.9 
Midwest...........................       18149     11138      61.4      3569      32.0      7008      62.9       561       5.0 
South.............................       26236     14433      55.0      3571      24.7      9927      68.8       935       6.5 
West..............................       17388      9234      53.1      3246      35.2      5587      60.5       401       4.3 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          238
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          44         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................       76121     43454      57.1     13150      30.3     27984      64.4      2319       5.3 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        5322       606      11.4       158      26.1       288      47.5       160      26.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............        3364       524      15.6       172      32.8       254      48.4        99      18.8 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............        3562       649      18.2       207      32.0       337      51.9       104      16.1 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............        2819       722      25.6       216      29.9       429      59.4        77      10.7 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............        4564      1318      28.9       410      31.1       798      60.5       111       8.4 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............        2781      1150      41.4       311      27.0       729      63.3       111       9.6 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............        4070      2021      49.7       547      27.1      1360      67.3       114       5.6 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............        2838      1520      53.6       411      27.0      1036      68.2        73       4.8 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............        4444      2556      57.5       754      29.5      1644      64.3       157       6.2 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............        2923      1934      66.2       563      29.1      1275      65.9        97       5.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............        4377      2751      62.8       724      26.3      1869      67.9       158       5.7 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............        2094      1531      73.1       397      26.0      1064      69.5        70       4.6 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............        4468      3193      71.5       930      29.1      2112      66.1       151       4.7 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............        1637      1290      78.8       387      30.0       823      63.8        80       6.2 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............        3626      2756      76.0       883      32.0      1761      63.9       111       4.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............        1533      1251      81.7       375      30.0       847      67.7        29       2.3 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............        3371      2678      79.4       826      30.8      1769      66.1        83       3.1 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............        1076       926      86.1       303      32.7       592      63.9        31       3.4 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............        2047      1707      83.4       533      31.2      1123      65.8        52       3.1 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............         978       782      80.0       220      28.1       537      68.7        25       3.2 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............        2563      2088      81.5       763      36.5      1264      60.5        61       2.9 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............         572       508      88.8       160      31.5       343      67.6         5       0.9 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............        1145       951      83.1       322      33.8       597      62.8        33       3.4 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............         432       363      84.0       101      27.8       238      65.7        24       6.5 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............        1692      1410      83.4       465      33.0       913      64.8        32       2.3 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............         311       268      86.2        82      30.7       177      66.0         9       3.3 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............         946       808      85.4       267      33.1       516      63.9        24       3.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          239
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............         266       211      79.3        61      29.0       143      67.7         7       3.2 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............         780       657      84.2       202      30.7       419      63.7        37       5.6 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............         170       129      76.1        22      17.3       103      80.1         3       2.6 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............         793       615      77.5       178      28.9       412      67.1        25       4.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............         204       161      78.7        53      33.1       103      64.3         4       2.6 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............         545       448      82.1       135      30.1       307      68.6         6       1.3 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............         105       101      95.6        28      28.0        72      72.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............         272       205      75.7        63      30.5       135      65.9         7       3.6 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............          58        46      79.0        10      20.9        36      79.1         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............         362       280      77.3        84      30.1       185      66.1        11       3.8 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............          65        44      67.7        19      43.6        22      51.3         2       5.1 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............         128       114      89.2        32      27.7        81      70.4         2       1.8 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............          56        49      87.6        14      27.7        33      68.0         2       4.3 
   $100,000 and over..............        2763      2131      77.1       763      35.8      1235      58.0       133       6.2 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         25785     34927       (x)     36101       (x)     34925       (x)     25901       (x) 
     Standard error...............         123       252       (x)       254       (x)       312       (x)       597       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       33784     43050       (x)     45408       (x)     42526       (x)     35997       (x) 
     Standard error...............         285       395       (x)       792       (x)       460       (x)      1963       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          240
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................         4492       729      16.2       193      26.5       459      63.0        77      10.5 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        4492       729      16.2       193      26.5       459      63.0        77      10.5 
   Full-time......................        2989       575      19.2       152      26.4       371      64.5        52       9.1 
     50 weeks or more.............        1410       339      24.0        73      21.7       235      69.2        31       9.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         594       101      17.1        34      33.5        56      55.5        11      11.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         985       135      13.7        44      32.8        80      59.4        10       7.7 
   Part-time......................        1503       154      10.2        41      26.8        88      57.4        24      15.8 
     50 weeks or more.............         464        56      12.0        14      25.8        29      52.8        12      21.5 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         306        51      16.6         9      17.2        38      75.4         4       7.4 
     26 weeks or less.............         733        47       6.4        18      38.4        20      43.4         8      18.2 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        2313       249      10.7        81      32.5       131      52.6        37      14.9 
25 to 99 persons..................         651       130      20.0        17      13.3        99      75.9        14      10.8 
100 to 499 persons................         440        89      20.1        22      24.5        61      69.4         5       6.1 
500 to 999 persons................         133        41      31.1         7      16.3        27      65.9         7      17.8 
1000 persons or more..............         956       220      23.0        66      30.1       141      64.2        13       5.7 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         207        47      22.6        19      40.7        24      50.9         4       8.4 
Professional specialty............         147        43      29.2        23      53.5        19      45.0         1       1.5 
Technical and related support.....          39        13      33.9         3      20.1        11      79.9         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         343        46      13.5        16      34.0        27      57.5         4       8.5 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         168        30      18.0         4      13.9        20      64.7         7      21.4 
Precision production, craft & repair       885       157      17.7        40      25.2       101      64.2        17      10.6 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          241
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         409        98      23.9        28      28.2        65      66.3         5       5.5 
Transportation & material moving..         332        65      19.4        11      16.4        42      65.2        12      18.4 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         550        80      14.6        13      15.8        55      68.1        13      16.1 
Service workers...................         836        84      10.1        18      20.9        60      71.0         7       8.1 
   Private household workers......           7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         829        84      10.1        18      20.9        60      71.0         7       8.1 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         542        56      10.4        14      25.2        34      61.0         8      13.9 
Armed forces......................          34         9      26.3         6      66.4         3      33.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        2845       496      17.4       126      25.4       310      62.5        60      12.2 
   Householder....................        1618       368      22.7        96      26.0       231      62.9        41      11.1 
     Spouse present...............        1286       324      25.2        84      25.9       200      61.9        39      12.2 
     No spouse present............         332        44      13.3        12      26.5        31      69.8         2       3.7 
   Spouse of householder..........         461        60      13.0        13      20.9        38      63.3         9      15.8 
   Child of householder...........         560        52       9.3        15      28.0        29      56.2         8      15.8 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         205        16       7.8         3      19.0        11      70.3         2      10.7 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          24         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1623       233      14.3        67      28.8       150      64.3        16       7.0 
   Nonfamily householder..........         784       123      15.7        37      29.8        73      59.6        13      10.5 
   Secondary Individuals..........         839       110      13.1        30      27.6        76      69.5         3       2.9 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        4443       718      16.2       193      26.9       452      63.0        73      10.2 
   15 to 24 years.................        1325       132      10.0        38      29.0        82      61.9        12       9.1 
   25 to 44 years.................        2318       410      17.7        99      24.2       277      67.5        34       8.4 
   45 to 64 years.................         800       175      21.9        55      31.5        94      53.3        27      15.1 
65 years and over.................          50        11      21.4         0       0.0         7      66.1         4      33.9 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               33.5      36.7       (x)      37.6       (x)      35.8       (x)      39.4       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           3385       556      16.4       141      25.3       365      65.7        50       9.0 
  Inside central cities...........        1718       243      14.2        49      20.1       163      67.0        31      12.8 
    One million or more...........        1129       169      14.9        36      21.1       109      64.5        24      14.4 
    Under one million.............         589        75      12.7        13      18.0        54      72.7         7       9.3 
  Outside central cities..........        1667       313      18.8        92      29.3       202      64.6        19       6.1 
    One million or more...........        1057       209      19.7        50      24.1       143      68.7        15       7.2 
    Under one million.............         610       104      17.1        41      39.7        59      56.4         4       3.9 
Outside metropolitan areas........        1107       173      15.6        52      30.2        94      54.6        26      15.2 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         636       118      18.6        43      36.2        70      59.5         5       4.4 
Midwest...........................         772       108      14.0        22      20.1        72      66.5        14      13.4 
South.............................        1665       284      17.1        86      30.2       169      59.4        30      10.4 
West..............................        1419       218      15.3        42      19.5       148      68.0        27      12.5 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          14         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        4478       729      16.3       193      26.5       459      63.0        77      10.5 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        1281       159      12.4        48      30.5        90      57.0        20      12.5 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         788        77       9.8        29      37.0        41      52.7         8      10.3 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         995       170      17.1        55      32.6        98      57.8        16       9.7 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         511       105      20.6        19      18.1        68      64.5        18      17.4 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         466        74      16.0        18      24.3        52      70.4         4       5.3 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         167        50      30.0        10      19.0        36      72.0         5       9.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         176        62      35.2        10      15.5        50      81.3         2       3.2 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............          45        15      34.3         1       7.3        12      77.6         2      15.1 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............          35        12      33.1         0       0.0        10      90.2         1       9.8 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           4         3      67.8         3     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           6         0       7.5         0       0.0         0     100.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           4         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          5428      6882       (x)      5874       (x)      7500       (x)      6579       (x) 
     Standard error...............         132       310       (x)       490       (x)       522       (x)      1035       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        5840      7353       (x)      6176       (x)      7974       (x)      6586       (x) 
     Standard error...............         111       310       (x)       561       (x)       399       (x)       884       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................      66744     32269      48.3      9033      28.0     21335      66.1      1901       5.9 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................       66744     32269      48.3      9033      28.0     21335      66.1      1901       5.9 
   Full-time......................       46978     28624      60.9      7959      27.8     19290      67.4      1375       4.8 
     50 weeks or more.............       36457     24464      67.1      6801      27.8     16621      67.9      1042       4.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        6105      3119      51.1       913      29.3      2002      64.2       204       6.5 
     26 weeks or less.............        4416      1041      23.6       244      23.5       668      64.2       129      12.4 
   Part-time......................       19765      3645      18.4      1074      29.5      2044      56.1       527      14.4 
     50 weeks or more.............        9097      2196      24.1       625      28.5      1306      59.5       264      12.0 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        4528       835      18.4       293      35.1       428      51.2       114      13.7 
     26 weeks or less.............        6141       614      10.0       156      25.4       310      50.5       148      24.1 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................       18535      4363      23.5      1798      41.2      2065      47.3       499      11.4 
25 to 99 persons..................        7919      3749      47.3      1117      29.8      2445      65.2       187       5.0 
100 to 499 persons................        9358      5451      58.2      1558      28.6      3605      66.1       288       5.3 
500 to 999 persons................        4072      2403      59.0       604      25.1      1716      71.4        84       3.5 
1000 persons or more..............       26858     16302      60.7      3955      24.3     11503      70.6       843       5.2 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................        8498      5476      64.4      1716      31.3      3516      64.2       243       4.4 
Professional specialty............       10824      6705      61.9      2028      30.2      4450      66.4       227       3.4 
Technical and related support.....        2404      1473      61.2       388      26.4      1029      69.9        55       3.8 
Sales workers.....................        9341      3149      33.7       773      24.6      2101      66.7       274       8.7 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................       15700      8709      55.5      2409      27.7      5799      66.6       502       5.8 
Precision production, craft & repair      1353       715      52.8       182      25.5       486      68.0        47       6.5 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................        3499      1837      52.5       383      20.8      1327      72.3       127       6.9 
Transportation & material moving..         578       253      43.7        74      29.3       160      63.3        19       7.4 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............        1210       433      35.8       123      28.5       277      64.1        32       7.4 
Service workers...................       12552      3361      26.8       906      26.9      2106      62.7       349      10.4 
   Private household workers......         900        68       7.5        30      44.8        24      35.6        13      19.6 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................       11652      3293      28.3       875      26.6      2082      63.2       336      10.2 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         710       131      18.4        38      29.2        69      52.9        23      17.9 
Armed forces......................          75        29      38.0        12      41.5        14      47.5         3      10.9 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................       54519     24849      45.6      6701      27.0     16634      66.9      1514       6.1 
   Householder....................       16443      9028      54.9      2403      26.6      6098      67.5       527       5.8 
     Spouse present...............        7572      3976      52.5      1118      28.1      2648      66.6       210       5.3 
     No spouse present............        8871      5052      56.9      1285      25.4      3449      68.3       317       6.3 
   Spouse of householder..........       27605     12837      46.5      3551      27.7      8542      66.5       744       5.8 
   Child of householder...........        8512      2203      25.9       541      24.6      1476      67.0       186       8.5 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................        1959       781      39.9       206      26.4       519      66.4        57       7.2 
In unrelated subfamilies..........         424       166      39.2        36      21.9       116      69.5        14       8.5 
Unrelated Individuals.............       11800      7253      61.5      2295      31.6      4585      63.2       373       5.1 
   Nonfamily householder..........        8510      5680      66.7      1819      32.0      3588      63.2       272       4.8 
   Secondary Individuals..........        3290      1574      47.8       476      30.2       997      63.4       101       6.4 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................       64610     31509      48.8      8791      27.9     20928      66.4      1790       5.7 
   15 to 24 years.................       11432      2453      21.5       607      24.7      1592      64.9       254      10.4 
   25 to 44 years.................       33564     17728      52.8      4786      27.0     12070      68.1       872       4.9 
   45 to 64 years.................       19614     11328      57.8      3399      30.0      7265      64.1       664       5.9 
65 years and over.................        2133       760      35.6       242      31.8       407      53.6       111      14.6 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               38.5      40.7       (x)      41.5       (x)      40.3       (x)      41.2       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......          53950     26792      49.7      7446      27.8     17909      66.8      1437       5.4 
  Inside central cities...........       19553      9902      50.6      2811      28.4      6552      66.2       538       5.4 
    One million or more...........       12225      6316      51.7      1800      28.5      4198      66.5       317       5.0 
    Under one million.............        7328      3586      48.9      1011      28.2      2354      65.7       221       6.2 
  Outside central cities..........       34397     16891      49.1      4635      27.4     11357      67.2       899       5.3 
    One million or more...........       23751     11840      49.9      3340      28.2      7904      66.8       596       5.0 
    Under one million.............       10646      5050      47.4      1294      25.6      3453      68.4       303       6.0 
Outside metropolitan areas........       12794      5476      42.8      1587      29.0      3426      62.6       464       8.5 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................       12967      6531      50.4      1999      30.6      4235      64.8       297       4.5 
Midwest...........................       16416      7680      46.8      2160      28.1      5095      66.3       425       5.5 
South.............................       23413     11671      49.8      2719      23.3      8072      69.2       880       7.5 
West..............................       13948      6387      45.8      2154      33.7      3933      61.6       300       4.7 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          248
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          83         5       5.9         0       0.0         0       8.2         4      91.8 
With earnings.....................       66661     32264      48.4      9033      28.0     21334      66.1      1897       5.9 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        7621       625       8.2       128      20.5       306      49.0       190      30.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............        5099       689      13.5       156      22.7       391      56.8       142      20.6 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............        5452      1070      19.6       272      25.5       644      60.2       154      14.4 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............        4054      1129      27.8       291      25.8       688      60.9       150      13.3 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............        5685      2063      36.3       555      26.9      1319      63.9       189       9.2 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............        3505      1695      48.4       429      25.3      1151      67.9       115       6.8 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............        4659      2593      55.7       669      25.8      1775      68.5       149       5.8 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............        3405      2183      64.1       578      26.5      1508      69.1        97       4.5 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............        4605      3008      65.3       790      26.3      2062      68.5       156       5.2 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............        2640      1875      71.0       547      29.2      1259      67.1        69       3.7 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............        3615      2566      71.0       692      26.9      1793      69.9        81       3.2 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............        1786      1353      75.7       395      29.2       906      67.0        51       3.8 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............        3151      2411      76.5       729      30.2      1584      65.7        98       4.1 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............        1102       918      83.4       295      32.1       595      64.7        29       3.1 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............        1983      1541      77.7       456      29.6      1044      67.8        40       2.6 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............         859       704      82.0       210      29.8       474      67.3        21       3.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............        1646      1286      78.1       436      33.9       812      63.2        37       2.9 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............         522       442      84.6       126      28.6       309      69.9         6       1.5 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............         934       734      78.6       201      27.4       521      71.0        11       1.5 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............         460       390      84.8       108      27.7       272      69.8        10       2.5 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............         877       691      78.8       255      37.0       414      60.0        21       3.1 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............         249       204      82.3        53      25.7       152      74.1         0       0.2 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............         459       392      85.4       150      38.3       238      60.8         4       0.9 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............         144        99      68.8        34      34.3        54      54.9        11      10.8 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............         452       331      73.3       106      31.9       218      66.0         7       2.1 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............         134       104      77.7        35      33.2        70      66.8         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............         208       160      76.8        43      26.6       111      69.3         7       4.1 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          249
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............          70        62      88.1        17      27.4        39      63.7         5       8.9 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............         226       179      79.1        48      27.0       121      67.8         9       5.2 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............          45        30      68.1         8      25.0        20      67.3         2       7.6 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............         148       118      79.9        32      26.8        82      69.5         4       3.6 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............          46        41      89.1        15      37.9        25      62.1         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............         113        77      67.6        33      42.4        36      47.2         8      10.4 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............          24        17      69.8         4      22.6        13      77.4         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............         101        75      74.2        25      34.0        49      66.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............          12        11      92.6         3      28.8         8      71.2         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............          61        42      68.6        12      29.0        25      59.9         5      11.1 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           7         7     100.0         0       0.0         7     100.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............          33        25      74.4         3      13.6        18      73.0         3      13.4 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............          12         2      19.2         0      19.0         2      81.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............         458       324      70.7        93      28.8       217      67.2        13       4.1 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         16028     23937       (x)     25368       (x)     24135       (x)     15139       (x) 
     Standard error...............         109       188       (x)       269       (x)       227       (x)       636       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       20038     27861       (x)     29577       (x)     27942       (x)     18787       (x) 
     Standard error...............         161       265       (x)       611       (x)       299       (x)       668       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     ALL RACES                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................       5164       799      15.5       171      21.4       524      65.6       104      13.0 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        5164       799      15.5       171      21.4       524      65.6       104      13.0 
   Full-time......................        2630       529      20.1       113      21.4       350      66.2        66      12.5 
     50 weeks or more.............         854       265      31.1        66      24.9       172      64.8        27      10.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         595       127      21.4        27      21.1        81      63.7        19      15.2 
     26 weeks or less.............        1182       137      11.6        20      14.8        97      71.1        19      14.1 
   Part-time......................        2533       270      10.7        58      21.5       174      64.5        38      13.9 
     50 weeks or more.............         850        97      11.4        22      22.8        66      67.8         9       9.4 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         540        95      17.6        24      24.9        62      65.5         9       9.6 
     26 weeks or less.............        1144        78       6.8        12      15.9        46      59.3        19      24.8 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1861       140       7.5        42      30.0        69      49.4        29      20.7 
25 to 99 persons..................         682       121      17.7        19      15.9        90      74.4        12       9.7 
100 to 499 persons................         610       136      22.2        27      19.9        90      66.3        19      13.8 
500 to 999 persons................         195        40      20.6         5      11.6        33      83.1         2       5.2 
1000 persons or more..............        1816       362      20.0        78      21.6       242      66.8        42      11.6 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         120        23      18.9        11      48.6         9      37.3         3      14.1 
Professional specialty............         332        77      23.2        15      19.8        59      75.9         3       4.3 
Technical and related support.....          88        23      26.3         0       1.4        23      98.6         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         981       112      11.5        26      23.2        73      64.6        14      12.1 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         704       137      19.4        19      14.0       100      73.0        18      13.0 
Precision production, craft & repair        88        14      16.1         4      30.3         7      48.6         3      21.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         420        80      19.0        10      12.6        62      78.3         7       9.2 
Transportation & material moving..          60        13      21.6         4      34.0         5      40.1         3      25.9 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         191        25      13.4        10      41.1        14      55.3         1       3.6 
Service workers...................        2065       283      13.7        68      23.9       165      58.5        50      17.6 
   Private household workers......         197         9       4.8         4      40.4         6      59.6         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        1867       273      14.6        64      23.3       160      58.4        50      18.2 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         116        12       9.9         2      21.1         8      67.6         1      11.3 
Armed forces......................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        3460       566      16.4       121      21.3       367      64.9        78      13.8 
   Householder....................        2298       457      19.9        96      21.1       303      66.3        58      12.6 
     Spouse present...............         281        68      24.3         9      12.6        52      76.5         7      10.9 
     No spouse present............        2017       389      19.3        88      22.5       251      64.6        50      12.9 
   Spouse of householder..........         575        68      11.8        13      18.7        43      62.4        13      18.9 
   Child of householder...........         414        29       7.1        10      33.7        17      58.9         2       7.5 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         174        12       6.7         2      16.6         4      36.6         5      46.9 
In unrelated subfamilies..........         161        21      12.9         2      11.1        11      53.3         7      35.6 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1543       212      13.8        48      22.7       146      68.8        18       8.5 
   Nonfamily householder..........         755       128      16.9        36      28.3        82      64.1        10       7.5 
   Secondary Individuals..........         788        85      10.7        12      14.1        64      75.9         8      10.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        5114       794      15.5       170      21.4       522      65.8       101      12.7 
   15 to 24 years.................        1765       169       9.6        48      28.6        99      58.4        22      13.0 
   25 to 44 years.................        2588       460      17.8        74      16.1       324      70.4        62      13.5 
   45 to 64 years.................         762       164      21.6        48      29.0       100      60.6        17      10.4 
65 years and over.................          50         5      10.7         1      21.0         2      33.3         2      45.7 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               31.9      35.1       (x)      36.5       (x)      34.8       (x)      34.5       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           3797       599      15.8       118      19.8       409      68.2        72      12.0 
  Inside central cities...........        2049       298      14.6        52      17.4       213      71.5        33      11.1 
    One million or more...........        1219       172      14.1        41      24.2       113      65.9        17       9.9 
    Under one million.............         831       127      15.2        10       8.2       100      79.0        16      12.8 
  Outside central cities..........        1748       300      17.2        66      22.1       195      65.0        39      12.8 
    One million or more...........        1104       202      18.3        46      22.8       137      68.1        18       9.1 
    Under one million.............         644        98      15.3        20      20.7        58      58.9        20      20.5 
Outside metropolitan areas........        1367       200      14.6        53      26.4       116      57.8        32      15.9 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         810       127      15.6        16      12.9       101      79.5        10       7.7 
Midwest...........................        1094       187      17.1        43      23.2       123      65.5        21      11.3 
South.............................        2078       368      17.7        84      22.9       217      59.1        66      18.0 
West..............................        1182       117       9.9        27      23.3        83      71.1         7       5.7 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          11         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        5153       799      15.5       171      21.4       524      65.6       104      13.0 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        1789       124       6.9        15      11.9        85      68.4        24      19.8 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............        1202       143      11.9        35      24.4        90      63.3        18      12.3 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............        1198       219      18.2        46      20.8       143      65.3        30      13.9 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         570       163      28.5        37      22.9       107      65.6        19      11.5 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         299       107      35.8        17      15.6        79      74.1        11      10.3 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          55        20      36.7        13      64.5         7      35.5         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............          18         7      37.4         1      20.4         4      56.6         2      23.0 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............          17        14      79.0         4      30.1        10      69.9         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           4         4     100.0         4     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          254
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (ALL RACES) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          4138      6522       (x)      6982       (x)      6527       (x)      5809       (x) 
     Standard error...............         117       253       (x)       568       (x)       314       (x)       657       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        4440      6551       (x)      7447       (x)      6491       (x)      5374       (x) 
     Standard error...............          74       215       (x)       514       (x)       258       (x)       517       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          255
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     WHITE                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................    120847     64223      53.1     19056      29.7     41623      64.8      3544       5.5 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................         120847     64223      53.1     19056      29.7     41623      64.8      3544       5.5 
   Full-time......................          94359     59371      62.9     17631      29.7     38964      65.6      2777       4.7 
     50 weeks or more.............          76274     52142      68.4     15434      29.6     34520      66.2      2187       4.2 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          10942      5374      49.1      1651      30.7      3345      62.3       378       7.0 
     26 weeks or less.............           7142      1856      26.0       546      29.4      1098      59.2       211      11.4 
   Part-time......................          26489      4851      18.3      1426      29.4      2659      54.8       767      15.8 
     50 weeks or more.............          11861      2790      23.5       810      29.0      1593      57.1       387      13.9 
     27 to 49 weeks...............           5943      1087      18.3       359      33.1       577      53.1       150      13.8 
     26 weeks or less.............           8685       975      11.2       256      26.3       489      50.2       230      23.6 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................          38061     10909      28.7      4811      44.1      4865      44.6      1233      11.3 
25 to 99 persons..................          15617      8493      54.4      2696      31.7      5417      63.8       381       4.5 
100 to 499 persons................          16491     10597      64.3      3030      28.6      7084      66.8       483       4.6 
500 to 999 persons................           6803      4500      66.1      1156      25.7      3160      70.2       184       4.1 
1000 persons or more..............          43876     29724      67.7      7363      24.8     21098      71.0      1263       4.2 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................          16888     11510      68.2      3602      31.3      7415      64.4       493       4.3 
Professional specialty............          17335     11524      66.5      3649      31.7      7438      64.5       437       3.8 
Technical and related support.....           3760      2497      66.4       668      26.7      1754      70.2        76       3.0 
Sales workers.....................          15296      6769      44.3      1787      26.4      4456      65.8       526       7.8 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................          16616      9406      56.6      2557      27.2      6319      67.2       530       5.6 
Precision production, craft & repair        13529      7722      57.1      2373      30.7      4880      63.2       469       6.1 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................           6963      4226      60.7      1076      25.5      2931      69.4       220       5.2 
Transportation & material moving..           4837      2781      57.5       909      32.7      1698      61.1       174       6.3 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............           4978      1776      35.7       489      27.5      1180      66.5       107       6.0 
Service workers...................          16337      4988      30.5      1516      30.4      3083      61.8       390       7.8 
   Private household workers......            781        53       6.8        21      39.4        20      38.3        12      22.4 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................          15557      4936      31.7      1495      30.3      3063      62.1       378       7.7 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....           3697       843      22.8       315      37.3       410      48.6       119      14.1 
Armed forces......................            611       180      29.5       117      64.7        59      32.6         5       2.7 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................          97669     50566      51.8     14602      28.9     33094      65.4      2870       5.7 
   Householder....................          45102     28934      64.2      8515      29.4     18944      65.5      1475       5.1 
     Spouse present...............          36828     24101      65.4      7156      29.7     15753      65.4      1192       4.9 
     No spouse present............           8274      4833      58.4      1359      28.1      3191      66.0       283       5.9 
   Spouse of householder..........          32345     16121      49.8      4626      28.7     10557      65.5       938       5.8 
   Child of householder...........          16823      4264      25.3      1126      26.4      2768      64.9       370       8.7 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................           3399      1248      36.7       335      26.9       825      66.1        87       7.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........            455       184      40.4        48      26.4       118      64.5        17       9.2 
Unrelated Individuals.............          22723     13473      59.3      4405      32.7      8411      62.4       657       4.9 
   Nonfamily householder..........          16030     10497      65.5      3512      33.5      6501      61.9       483       4.6 
   Secondary Individuals..........           6694      2976      44.5       894      30.0      1909      64.2       173       5.8 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................         116368     62389      53.6     18424      29.5     40688      65.2      3278       5.3 
   15 to 24 years.................          20046      4362      21.8      1155      26.5      2766      63.4       441      10.1 
   25 to 44 years.................          60212     35204      58.5     10158      28.9     23452      66.6      1595       4.5 
   45 to 64 years.................          36110     22823      63.2      7112      31.2     14470      63.4      1241       5.4 
65 years and over.................           4480      1834      40.9       632      34.5       935      51.0       266      14.5 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  38.9      41.2       (x)      41.8       (x)      40.9       (x)      41.9       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......             96249     52318      54.4     15482      29.6     34150      65.3      2686       5.1 
  Inside central cities...........          30406     16089      52.9      4728      29.4     10545      65.5       816       5.1 
    One million or more...........          18122      9594      52.9      2871      29.9      6257      65.2       467       4.9 
    Under one million.............          12284      6495      52.9      1857      28.6      4288      66.0       349       5.4 
  Outside central cities..........          65843     36229      55.0     10755      29.7     23605      65.2      1870       5.2 
    One million or more...........          44836     25004      55.8      7559      30.2     16195      64.8      1249       5.0 
    Under one million.............          21007     11225      53.4      3196      28.5      7409      66.0       620       5.5 
Outside metropolitan areas........          24598     11905      48.4      3574      30.0      7473      62.8       858       7.2 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................          23662     13268      56.1      4165      31.4      8488      64.0       614       4.6 
Midwest...........................          31036     16865      54.3      5143      30.5     10808      64.1       914       5.4 
South.............................          39515     20906      52.9      5167      24.7     14333      68.6      1406       6.7 
West..............................          26634     13185      49.5      4580      34.7      7994      60.6       611       4.6 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................            103         5       4.8         0       0.0         0       8.2         4      91.8 
With earnings.....................         120745     64218      53.2     19056      29.7     41622      64.8      3540       5.5 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........          10702      1005       9.4       239      23.8       481      47.9       285      28.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............           7072       983      13.9       249      25.4       539      54.9       194      19.8 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           7491      1393      18.6       389      27.9       780      56.0       224      16.1 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............           5728      1466      25.6       399      27.2       879      60.0       188      12.8 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............           8496      2765      32.5       816      29.5      1710      61.8       239       8.7 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............           5117      2320      45.3       634      27.3      1515      65.3       171       7.4 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           7101      3722      52.4      1007      27.0      2507      67.4       209       5.6 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............           5106      2974      58.2       853      28.7      1990      66.9       132       4.4 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           7563      4629      61.2      1285      27.8      3080      66.5       263       5.7 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           4718      3195      67.7       917      28.7      2145      67.1       133       4.2 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           6748      4449      65.9      1227      27.6      3007      67.6       215       4.8 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           3320      2449      73.8       684      27.9      1670      68.2        95       3.9 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           6440      4696      72.9      1383      29.5      3096      65.9       217       4.6 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           2411      1935      80.2       611      31.6      1232      63.7        91       4.7 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           4764      3651      76.6      1191      32.6      2330      63.8       130       3.6 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           2096      1702      81.2       508      29.9      1149      67.5        45       2.6 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           4265      3336      78.2      1066      32.0      2175      65.2        94       2.8 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           1394      1191      85.4       362      30.4       791      66.4        38       3.2 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           2642      2165      82.0       653      30.2      1457      67.3        55       2.5 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           1278      1046      81.8       291      27.8       726      69.4        29       2.7 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           3068      2481      80.9       911      36.7      1495      60.2        76       3.1 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............            703       615      87.5       187      30.4       423      68.8         5       0.8 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           1421      1189      83.7       421      35.4       736      61.9        32       2.7 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............            519       419      80.7       121      28.9       272      65.0        26       6.1 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           1902      1540      81.0       482      31.3      1023      66.5        34       2.2 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............            404       343      84.9       106      31.1       227      66.3         9       2.6 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           1033       871      84.3       271      31.1       569      65.3        31       3.5 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............            312       251      80.7        75      29.8       164      65.3        12       4.9 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............            927       779      84.0       235      30.1       498      63.9        46       6.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............            180       132      73.5        21      15.7       106      80.0         6       4.3 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............            872       676      77.5       199      29.4       451      66.8        26       3.8 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............            225       180      79.9        66      36.5       110      61.2         4       2.3 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............            597       483      81.0       154      31.8       316      65.4        14       2.8 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............            117       108      92.1        29      27.0        79      73.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............            332       243      73.1        73      30.2       164      67.7         5       2.1 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............             66        56      85.0        13      23.1        43      76.9         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............            395       303      76.7        91      30.1       197      64.8        15       5.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............             65        50      77.3        19      37.9        29      57.7         2       4.4 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............            155       134      86.8        35      26.2        94      69.8         5       4.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............             63        49      77.3        14      28.6        33      67.0         2       4.3 
   $100,000 and over..............           2937      2244      76.4       769      34.3      1334      59.4       141       6.3 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............            21177     30404       (x)     31500       (x)     30410       (x)     21213       (x) 
     Standard error...............             90       106       (x)       195       (x)       129       (x)       442       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................          28068     37499       (x)     39626       (x)     37174       (x)     29865       (x) 
     Standard error...............            187       277       (x)       563       (x)       321       (x)      1340       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     WHITE                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................      7136      1090      15.3       265      24.3       709      65.1       116      10.6 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................           7136      1090      15.3       265      24.3       709      65.1       116      10.6 
   Full-time......................           4118       793      19.2       200      25.2       521      65.7        72       9.0 
     50 weeks or more.............           1720       431      25.1        99      23.0       293      67.9        39       9.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            891       162      18.2        49      30.2        99      61.3        14       8.4 
     26 weeks or less.............           1506       199      13.2        52      25.9       129      64.6        19       9.5 
   Part-time......................           3018       297       9.8        65      21.8       188      63.4        44      14.8 
     50 weeks or more.............           1025       111      10.8        25      22.9        68      61.2        18      15.9 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            647       103      15.9        22      20.9        72      70.1         9       9.1 
     26 weeks or less.............           1346        83       6.2        18      21.3        48      58.2        17      20.5 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................           3386       325       9.6        99      30.5       174      53.5        52      16.0 
25 to 99 persons..................            983       195      19.8        29      15.0       145      74.5        21      10.5 
100 to 499 persons................            720       160      22.2        44      27.5       107      67.3         8       5.2 
500 to 999 persons................            211        46      21.9         7      16.0        37      79.4         2       4.6 
1000 persons or more..............           1836       364      19.8        85      23.3       246      67.7        33       9.0 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................            267        61      23.0        26      42.3        28      46.0         7      11.7 
Professional specialty............            338        87      25.7        27      31.2        56      64.3         4       4.5 
Technical and related support.....            108        27      24.9         3      11.1        24      88.9         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................            948       108      11.4        27      24.8        69      63.7        12      11.5 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................            614       105      17.2        17      15.8        75      71.5        13      12.6 
Precision production, craft & repair          816       136      16.7        29      21.0        93      68.2        15      10.8 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................            618       132      21.3        35      26.7        88      67.1         8       6.2 
Transportation & material moving..            288        58      20.3        14      23.6        35      59.4        10      17.0 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............            521        72      13.7        13      18.8        47      66.0        11      15.2 
Service workers...................           2022       233      11.5        56      24.2       151      64.7        26      11.2 
   Private household workers......            176         3       1.8         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................           1847       230      12.4        56      24.5       147      64.2        26      11.3 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....            567        65      11.5        14      21.7        42      64.4         9      13.9 
Armed forces......................             30         5      17.6         4      69.7         2      30.3         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................           4419       738      16.7       173      23.5       475      64.4        89      12.1 
   Householder....................           2690       566      21.0       138      24.4       366      64.8        61      10.8 
     Spouse present...............           1290       329      25.5        85      25.8       214      64.9        31       9.3 
     No spouse present............           1400       236      16.9        53      22.5       153      64.7        30      12.8 
   Spouse of householder..........            861       111      12.9        23      20.4        69      61.5        20      18.1 
   Child of householder...........            639        52       8.1        10      19.4        33      64.7         8      15.9 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................            229         9       4.1         2      24.8         7      75.2         0       0.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........            150        20      13.1         2      11.7        11      56.5         6      31.8 
Unrelated Individuals.............           2567       332      12.9        89      26.8       223      67.1        20       6.0 
   Nonfamily householder..........           1228       176      14.3        53      30.4       114      64.8         8       4.7 
   Secondary Individuals..........           1338       156      11.7        36      22.8       109      69.7        12       7.5 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................           7062      1076      15.2       264      24.5       701      65.1       112      10.4 
   15 to 24 years.................           2295       213       9.3        57      26.8       133      62.6        22      10.5 
   25 to 44 years.................           3582       628      17.5       127      20.3       435      69.2        66      10.5 
   45 to 64 years.................           1185       235      19.8        79      33.6       132      56.4        23      10.0 
65 years and over.................             73        14      18.4         1       8.3         9      65.1         4      26.7 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  32.8      35.7       (x)      37.5       (x)      35.2       (x)      34.5       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......              5154       801      15.5       178      22.3       544      68.0        78       9.7 
  Inside central cities...........           2438       324      13.3        61      18.8       230      70.9        33      10.3 
    One million or more...........           1466       209      14.3        45      21.6       142      67.8        22      10.7 
    Under one million.............            972       115      11.8        16      13.7        88      76.7        11       9.6 
  Outside central cities..........           2716       477      17.6       117      24.6       315      66.0        45       9.3 
    One million or more...........           1653       313      18.9        67      21.3       223      71.4        23       7.3 
    Under one million.............           1063       164      15.4        51      31.1        91      55.7        22      13.2 
Outside metropolitan areas........           1982       289      14.6        86      29.9       165      57.1        38      13.1 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................           1070       189      17.7        54      28.4       125      65.8        11       5.8 
Midwest...........................           1472       229      15.6        51      22.1       149      65.1        29      12.7 
South.............................           2364       391      16.5       103      26.4       238      60.9        49      12.6 
West..............................           2230       281      12.6        57      20.3       197      70.4        26       9.4 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................             15         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................           7120      1090      15.3       265      24.3       709      65.1       116      10.6 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........           2203       200       9.1        51      25.6       126      63.2        22      11.2 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............           1469       149      10.1        44      29.4        90      60.2        15      10.4 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           1665       276      16.6        69      25.0       174      63.0        33      12.1 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............            824       198      24.0        43      21.8       122      61.4        33      16.8 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............            545       125      22.9        29      22.9        93      74.0         4       3.2 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............            174        57      32.8        16      28.7        39      68.0         2       3.3 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............            150        54      35.7         9      17.5        42      78.9         2       3.7 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............             48        17      36.3         1       8.3        14      78.3         2      13.4 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............             29        13      43.3         1       8.8        10      82.3         1       8.9 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............              2         1      35.8         1     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............              6         0       7.5         0       0.0         0     100.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............              4         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............             4810      6778       (x)      6357       (x)      6996       (x)      6505       (x) 
     Standard error...............            112       234       (x)       462       (x)       300       (x)       633       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................           5151      6980       (x)      6542       (x)      7277       (x)      6157       (x) 
     Standard error...............             77       223       (x)       427       (x)       285       (x)       588       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          265
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     WHITE                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................        65442     37733      57.7     11508      30.5     24214      64.2      2012       5.3 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................       65442     37733      57.7     11508      30.5     24214      64.2      2012       5.3 
   Full-time......................       56260     36067      64.1     11013      30.5     23345      64.7      1710       4.7 
     50 weeks or more.............       46663     32363      69.4      9817      30.3     21159      65.4      1387       4.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        5870      2710      46.2       860      31.7      1638      60.5       212       7.8 
     26 weeks or less.............        3727       995      26.7       336      33.8       548      55.1       111      11.2 
   Part-time......................        9181      1666      18.1       495      29.7       868      52.1       302      18.2 
     50 weeks or more.............        3777       861      22.8       269      31.3       439      51.0       153      17.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        1917       340      17.8       102      29.9       194      57.1        44      13.0 
     26 weeks or less.............        3487       465      13.3       124      26.7       235      50.6       106      22.7 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................       21675      7029      32.4      3185      45.3      3052      43.4       792      11.3 
25 to 99 persons..................        8976      5328      59.4      1715      32.2      3389      63.6       225       4.2 
100 to 499 persons................        8718      6042      69.3      1720      28.5      4069      67.3       254       4.2 
500 to 999 persons................        3392      2494      73.5       663      26.6      1718      68.9       113       4.5 
1000 persons or more..............       22680     16840      74.2      4226      25.1     11985      71.2       629       3.7 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................        9481      6724      70.9      2096      31.2      4341      64.6       288       4.3 
Professional specialty............        7949      5748      72.3      1912      33.3      3592      62.5       244       4.2 
Technical and related support.....        1769      1308      73.9       343      26.2       933      71.4        32       2.4 
Sales workers.....................        7422      4067      54.8      1115      27.4      2667      65.6       285       7.0 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................        3447      2290      66.4       532      23.2      1645      71.9       113       4.9 
Precision production, craft & repair     12418      7164      57.7      2223      31.0      4508      62.9       434       6.1 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................        4409      2927      66.4       798      27.3      1997      68.2       132       4.5 
Transportation & material moving..        4381      2575      58.8       838      32.5      1580      61.4       157       6.1 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............        4031      1431      35.5       393      27.4       956      66.8        82       5.7 
Service workers...................        6549      2613      39.9       867      33.2      1597      61.1       149       5.7 
   Private household workers......          31         2       5.8         1      52.7         1      47.3         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        6518      2611      40.1       866      33.2      1596      61.1       149       5.7 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....        3030       720      23.8       282      39.1       344      47.7        95      13.2 
Armed forces......................         555       165      29.8       111      66.9        53      32.0         2       1.1 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................       52577     30338      57.7      9022      29.7     19664      64.8      1652       5.4 
   Householder....................       32819     22185      67.6      6640      29.9     14438      65.1      1107       5.0 
     Spouse present...............       30456     20783      68.2      6190      29.8     13576      65.3      1018       4.9 
     No spouse present............        2363      1402      59.3       450      32.1       863      61.5        89       6.4 
   Spouse of householder..........        7756      4853      62.6      1505      31.0      3074      63.4       273       5.6 
   Child of householder...........        9893      2571      26.0       696      27.1      1660      64.6       215       8.4 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................        2110       730      34.6       182      24.9       491      67.3        57       7.8 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          91        33      36.9        13      39.3        16      49.2         4      11.5 
Unrelated Individuals.............       12774      7362      57.6      2473      33.6      4533      61.6       356       4.8 
   Nonfamily householder..........        8834      5711      64.7      1970      34.5      3468      60.7       273       4.8 
   Secondary Individuals..........        3940      1650      41.9       503      30.5      1065      64.5        83       5.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................       62873     36563      58.2     11090      30.3     23627      64.6      1846       5.1 
   15 to 24 years.................       10666      2367      22.2       664      28.1      1470      62.1       232       9.8 
   25 to 44 years.................       32808     20863      63.6      6232      29.9     13708      65.7       924       4.4 
   45 to 64 years.................       19399     13332      68.7      4194      31.5      8449      63.4       690       5.2 
65 years and over.................        2569      1171      45.6       418      35.7       587      50.1       165      14.1 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               39.0      41.4       (x)      41.9       (x)      41.1       (x)      42.0       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......          52242     30701      58.8      9366      30.5     19800      64.5      1534       5.0 
  Inside central cities...........       16629      9226      55.5      2753      29.8      6024      65.3       449       4.9 
    One million or more...........       10088      5507      54.6      1681      30.5      3577      64.9       249       4.5 
    Under one million.............        6541      3718      56.8      1072      28.8      2447      65.8       199       5.4 
  Outside central cities..........       35613     21475      60.3      6613      30.8     13777      64.2      1085       5.1 
    One million or more...........       24261     14833      61.1      4598      31.0      9512      64.1       723       4.9 
    Under one million.............       11352      6642      58.5      2015      30.3      4265      64.2       362       5.5 
Outside metropolitan areas........       13200      7033      53.3      2142      30.5      4413      62.7       478       6.8 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................       12552      7706      61.4      2478      32.1      4883      63.4       345       4.5 
Midwest...........................       16527     10209      61.8      3272      32.0      6401      62.7       536       5.3 
South.............................       21492     11952      55.6      3018      25.3      8146      68.2       787       6.6 
West..............................       14871      7866      52.9      2740      34.8      4783      60.8       343       4.4 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          268
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          37         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................       65405     37733      57.7     11508      30.5     24214      64.2      2012       5.3 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        4365       512      11.7       131      25.5       248      48.6       133      25.9 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............        2799       404      14.4       119      29.5       213      52.8        72      17.8 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............        2913       542      18.6       166      30.6       276      50.9       100      18.4 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............        2371       558      23.5       167      30.0       321      57.6        69      12.4 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............        3785      1092      28.8       360      33.0       644      59.0        87       8.0 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............        2245       911      40.6       261      28.7       562      61.7        87       9.6 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............        3346      1663      49.7       455      27.4      1112      66.8        96       5.8 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............        2394      1275      53.3       367      28.7       846      66.3        63       4.9 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............        3782      2186      57.8       649      29.7      1405      64.3       132       6.1 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............        2484      1640      66.0       482      29.4      1086      66.2        73       4.4 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............        3786      2382      62.9       647      27.2      1590      66.7       145       6.1 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............        1829      1334      72.9       352      26.4       923      69.2        59       4.4 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............        3778      2681      71.0       780      29.1      1764      65.8       138       5.1 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............        1463      1146      78.3       354      30.9       729      63.6        64       5.6 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............        3177      2398      75.5       802      33.5      1498      62.5        97       4.1 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............        1373      1115      81.3       326      29.2       761      68.2        29       2.6 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............        2894      2291      79.2       710      31.0      1513      66.1        67       2.9 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............         956       822      86.0       259      31.5       532      64.7        31       3.8 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............        1806      1510      83.6       473      31.3       994      65.8        43       2.9 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............         883       710      80.4       197      27.8       490      69.0        23       3.2 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............        2322      1887      81.3       691      36.6      1138      60.3        58       3.1 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............         500       446      89.2       140      31.4       302      67.6         5       1.1 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............        1029       855      83.0       291      34.0       535      62.6        29       3.4 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............         398       332      83.2        90      27.0       223      67.1        19       5.8 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............        1515      1257      83.0       393      31.3       836      66.5        27       2.2 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............         286       250      87.2        75      30.0       166      66.4         9       3.6 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............         868       737      84.9       239      32.3       475      64.4        24       3.3 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          269
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............         247       195      79.0        58      29.7       130      66.8         7       3.5 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............         734       623      84.9       195      31.3       391      62.7        37       5.9 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............         142       109      76.5        19      17.1        87      79.8         3       3.1 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............         740       571      77.1       170      29.9       377      66.0        24       4.2 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............         179       139      77.6        50      36.1        85      60.9         4       3.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............         495       413      83.4       122      29.6       285      69.0         6       1.4 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............          96        94      97.9        28      30.0        66      70.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............         240       177      73.6        51      28.7       121      68.4         5       2.9 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............          55        46      83.7        10      20.9        36      79.1         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............         338       265      78.4        79      30.0       175      66.0        11       4.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............          58        44      74.8        19      43.6        22      51.3         2       5.1 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............         123       109      88.8        32      29.0        76      69.1         2       1.9 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............          54        47      87.0        14      29.1        31      66.3         2       4.6 
   $100,000 and over..............        2554      1967      77.0       686      34.9      1152      58.6       128       6.5 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         26464     35564       (x)     36448       (x)     35648       (x)     26611       (x) 
     Standard error...............         132       159       (x)       262       (x)       203       (x)       606       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       34861     44184       (x)     46299       (x)     43697       (x)     37943       (x) 
     Standard error...............         312       433       (x)       858       (x)       505       (x)      2241       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     WHITE                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................         3527       600      17.0       158      26.3       383      63.9        59       9.8 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        3527       600      17.0       158      26.3       383      63.9        59       9.8 
   Full-time......................        2379       485      20.4       130      26.8       312      64.3        43       8.9 
     50 weeks or more.............        1154       282      24.4        65      22.9       193      68.6        24       8.5 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         492        87      17.7        27      31.1        52      59.1         9       9.8 
     26 weeks or less.............         733       116      15.8        38      33.0        67      58.0        10       9.0 
   Part-time......................        1148       115      10.0        28      24.1        72      62.3        16      13.7 
     50 weeks or more.............         353        42      12.0        12      27.6        22      51.3         9      21.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         251        43      17.2         6      12.8        34      78.4         4       8.8 
     26 weeks or less.............         545        30       5.5        11      35.3        16      54.5         3      10.2 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1878       225      12.0        73      32.6       117      52.0        35      15.4 
25 to 99 persons..................         526       116      22.1        17      14.9        88      75.6        11       9.5 
100 to 499 persons................         343        74      21.6        22      29.2        52      69.9         1       0.9 
500 to 999 persons................          86        22      26.2         3      12.1        20      87.9         0       0.0 
1000 persons or more..............         694       162      23.3        42      26.2       107      66.1        13       7.8 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         176        45      25.8        19      42.2        22      49.0         4       8.7 
Professional specialty............         101        34      33.8        19      55.6        15      42.6         1       1.9 
Technical and related support.....          39        13      33.9         3      20.1        11      79.9         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         276        37      13.5        13      35.0        20      54.4         4      10.6 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         119        23      19.1         4      18.6        15      66.3         3      15.1 
Precision production, craft & repair       756       132      17.4        27      20.8        90      68.0        15      11.2 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         316        80      25.4        25      31.4        50      61.9         5       6.7 
Transportation & material moving..         262        53      20.4        11      19.9        35      64.9         8      15.2 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         398        57      14.4         7      11.9        40      70.1        10      18.0 
Service workers...................         578        62      10.8        12      18.5        51      80.9         0       0.6 
   Private household workers......           6         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         572        62      10.9        12      18.5        51      80.9         0       0.6 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         476        56      11.9        14      25.2        34      61.0         8      13.9 
Armed forces......................          30         5      17.6         4      69.7         2      30.3         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        2203       418      19.0       103      24.6       268      64.0        47      11.4 
   Householder....................        1317       315      23.9        84      26.6       201      63.9        30       9.5 
     Spouse present...............        1087       281      25.9        76      27.2       177      62.8        28      10.0 
     No spouse present............         229        33      14.5         7      21.9        24      73.3         2       4.9 
   Spouse of householder..........         370        58      15.6        13      21.7        36      61.9         9      16.4 
   Child of householder...........         372        38      10.3         6      16.2        24      62.4         8      21.4 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         145         7       5.1         0       5.3         7      94.7         0       0.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          14         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1310       182      13.9        55      30.1       116      63.7        11       6.2 
   Nonfamily householder..........         637        88      13.8        29      33.0        51      57.9         8       9.1 
   Secondary Individuals..........         673        94      14.0        26      27.4        65      69.2         3       3.4 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        3496       589      16.9       158      26.7       376      63.9        55       9.4 
   15 to 24 years.................        1038       105      10.1        27      26.0        66      62.5        12      11.4 
   25 to 44 years.................        1819       349      19.2        79      22.5       240      68.9        30       8.6 
   45 to 64 years.................         639       135      21.2        52      38.1        71      52.1        13       9.8 
65 years and over.................          31        11      33.9         0       0.0         7      66.1         4      33.9 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               33.6      36.4       (x)      38.5       (x)      35.7       (x)      35.9       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          272
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           2583       443      17.2       113      25.4       295      66.4        36       8.1 
  Inside central cities...........        1222       180      14.7        40      22.0       120      67.0        20      11.0 
    One million or more...........         780       127      16.3        26      20.6        86      67.8        15      11.6 
    Under one million.............         442        53      12.0        13      25.5        34      65.0         5       9.5 
  Outside central cities..........        1362       264      19.4        73      27.7       174      66.1        16       6.2 
    One million or more...........         837       177      21.2        38      21.6       127      71.4        12       7.0 
    Under one million.............         525        86      16.4        35      40.3        47      55.0         4       4.7 
Outside metropolitan areas........         944       156      16.6        45      28.7        89      56.9        23      14.5 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         462        98      21.3        37      38.0        58      58.5         3       3.5 
Midwest...........................         657       105      16.0        22      20.7        69      65.5        14      13.8 
South.............................        1198       208      17.4        64      30.8       123      59.0        21      10.2 
West..............................        1210       188      15.5        34      18.2       134      71.4        20      10.4 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          273
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           8         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        3519       600      17.0       158      26.3       383      63.9        59       9.8 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         939       126      13.4        40      31.7        72      57.6        13      10.7 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         636        53       8.3        19      36.8        31      58.8         2       4.4 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         788       140      17.7        44      31.7        82      58.7        13       9.6 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         423        92      21.6        19      20.8        54      59.2        18      20.0 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         365        66      18.0        16      23.9        46      70.1         4       6.0 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         139        46      32.8        10      20.9        34      74.9         2       4.1 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         144        51      35.3         8      15.7        41      80.4         2       3.9 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............          45        15      34.3         1       7.3        12      77.6         2      15.1 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............          28        12      41.1         0       0.0        10      90.2         1       9.8 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           2         1      35.8         1     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           6         0       7.5         0       0.0         0     100.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           4         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          274
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          5587      7179       (x)      6107       (x)      7798       (x)      7530       (x) 
     Standard error...............         147       350       (x)       556       (x)       638       (x)       965       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        6013      7607       (x)      6251       (x)      8219       (x)      7254       (x) 
     Standard error...............         127       342       (x)       587       (x)       445       (x)       987       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          275
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     WHITE                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................      55406     26489      47.8      7548      28.5     17409      65.7      1532       5.8 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................       55406     26489      47.8      7548      28.5     17409      65.7      1532       5.8 
   Full-time......................       38098     23304      61.2      6618      28.4     15619      67.0      1067       4.6 
     50 weeks or more.............       29612     19779      66.8      5617      28.4     13361      67.6       801       4.0 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        5072      2664      52.5       791      29.7      1707      64.1       166       6.2 
     26 weeks or less.............        3415       861      25.2       210      24.4       550      63.9       100      11.7 
   Part-time......................       17307      3185      18.4       930      29.2      1790      56.2       465      14.6 
     50 weeks or more.............        8084      1929      23.9       541      28.0      1154      59.8       234      12.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............        4025       746      18.5       257      34.5       382      51.2       106      14.2 
     26 weeks or less.............        5198       511       9.8       132      25.9       254      49.8       124      24.3 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................       16386      3880      23.7      1626      41.9      1813      46.7       441      11.4 
25 to 99 persons..................        6640      3165      47.7       981      31.0      2028      64.1       156       4.9 
100 to 499 persons................        7773      4555      58.6      1310      28.8      3015      66.2       230       5.0 
500 to 999 persons................        3410      2006      58.8       493      24.6      1441      71.9        72       3.6 
1000 persons or more..............       21196     12884      60.8      3138      24.4      9113      70.7       634       4.9 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................        7407      4786      64.6      1506      31.5      3075      64.2       205       4.3 
Professional specialty............        9387      5775      61.5      1737      30.1      3845      66.6       193       3.3 
Technical and related support.....        1990      1190      59.8       325      27.3       821      69.0        44       3.7 
Sales workers.....................        7874      2702      34.3       672      24.9      1789      66.2       240       8.9 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................       13169      7116      54.0      2025      28.5      4674      65.7       417       5.9 
Precision production, craft & repair      1112       558      50.2       151      27.0       372      66.6        35       6.3 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          276
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................        2554      1300      50.9       278      21.4       934      71.9        88       6.7 
Transportation & material moving..         456       205      45.0        71      34.4       117      57.3        17       8.3 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         947       344      36.4        96      27.9       224      65.0        25       7.1 
Service workers...................        9788      2375      24.3       649      27.3      1486      62.6       241      10.1 
   Private household workers......         749        51       6.8        20      38.9        19      38.0        12      23.2 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        9039      2324      25.7       629      27.0      1467      63.1       229       9.9 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         667       123      18.5        33      27.0        66      54.0        23      19.0 
Armed forces......................          56        15      26.6         6      40.1         6      39.0         3      20.9 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................       45092     20228      44.9      5580      27.6     13430      66.4      1218       6.0 
   Householder....................       12283      6748      54.9      1875      27.8      4505      66.8       368       5.5 
     Spouse present...............        6373      3318      52.1       966      29.1      2177      65.6       174       5.3 
     No spouse present............        5911      3431      58.0       909      26.5      2328      67.9       194       5.7 
   Spouse of householder..........       24589     11269      45.8      3122      27.7      7482      66.4       664       5.9 
   Child of householder...........        6930      1693      24.4       430      25.4      1107      65.4       155       9.2 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................        1289       518      40.2       154      29.7       334      64.5        30       5.8 
In unrelated subfamilies..........         364       150      41.2        35      23.5       102      67.9        13       8.7 
Unrelated Individuals.............        9950      6111      61.4      1932      31.6      3878      63.5       301       4.9 
   Nonfamily householder..........        7195      4785      66.5      1542      32.2      3033      63.4       210       4.4 
   Secondary Individuals..........        2754      1326      48.1       391      29.5       845      63.7        91       6.8 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................       53495     25827      48.3      7335      28.4     17061      66.1      1431       5.5 
   15 to 24 years.................        9380      1995      21.3       491      24.6      1295      64.9       209      10.5 
   25 to 44 years.................       27404     14341      52.3      3926      27.4      9744      67.9       671       4.7 
   45 to 64 years.................       16711      9491      56.8      2918      30.7      6021      63.4       551       5.8 
65 years and over.................        1911       663      34.7       214      32.2       348      52.5       101      15.2 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               38.8      40.9       (x)      41.7       (x)      40.5       (x)      41.8       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          277
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......          44007     21617      49.1      6116      28.3     14349      66.4      1152       5.3 
  Inside central cities...........       13777      6863      49.8      1974      28.8      4521      65.9       367       5.3 
    One million or more...........        8034      4087      50.9      1189      29.1      2680      65.6       217       5.3 
    Under one million.............        5742      2776      48.3       785      28.3      1842      66.3       150       5.4 
  Outside central cities..........       30231     14754      48.8      4142      28.1      9828      66.6       785       5.3 
    One million or more...........       20576     10171      49.4      2961      29.1      6684      65.7       526       5.2 
    Under one million.............        9655      4583      47.5      1181      25.8      3144      68.6       258       5.6 
Outside metropolitan areas........       11398      4872      42.7      1432      29.4      3060      62.8       380       7.8 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................       11110      5561      50.1      1688      30.4      3605      64.8       268       4.8 
Midwest...........................       14509      6656      45.9      1872      28.1      4407      66.2       377       5.7 
South.............................       18023      8954      49.7      2149      24.0      6187      69.1       619       6.9 
West..............................       11763      5319      45.2      1840      34.6      3211      60.4       268       5.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          278
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................          65         5       7.5         0       0.0         0       8.2         4      91.8 
With earnings.....................       55340     26484      47.9      7548      28.5     17409      65.7      1528       5.8 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        6336       493       7.8       108      22.0       232      47.1       152      30.9 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............        4273       579      13.5       130      22.5       326      56.3       122      21.2 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............        4577       851      18.6       223      26.2       504      59.2       124      14.6 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............        3358       908      27.1       232      25.5       558      61.5       118      13.0 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............        4711      1673      35.5       456      27.2      1066      63.7       152       9.1 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............        2872      1409      49.1       373      26.4       952      67.6        84       6.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............        3755      2059      54.8       552      26.8      1395      67.8       112       5.4 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............        2712      1699      62.6       486      28.6      1144      67.3        69       4.1 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............        3781      2443      64.6       637      26.1      1675      68.6       131       5.4 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............        2234      1555      69.6       436      28.0      1059      68.1        60       3.9 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............        2962      2067      69.8       579      28.0      1418      68.6        70       3.4 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............        1491      1115      74.8       332      29.7       748      67.0        36       3.2 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............        2662      2015      75.7       603      29.9      1332      66.1        79       3.9 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............         948       789      83.2       258      32.7       504      63.9        27       3.5 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............        1587      1253      79.0       389      31.0       831      66.4        33       2.6 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............         723       586      81.1       183      31.1       388      66.1        16       2.7 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............        1371      1045      76.2       356      34.1       662      63.4        27       2.6 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............         438       369      84.2       103      28.0       259      70.3         6       1.8 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............         836       655      78.3       180      27.5       464      70.8        11       1.7 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............         395       336      85.0        94      28.0       236      70.3         6       1.7 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............         746       594      79.6       220      37.0       357      60.0        17       2.9 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............         202       168      83.1        47      27.7       121      72.0         0       0.2 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............         392       334      85.4       130      38.8       201      60.1         4       1.1 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............         121        87      72.4        31      36.0        49      56.7         6       7.3 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............         388       283      73.0        89      31.4       187      66.1         7       2.5 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............         118        93      79.3        32      33.8        62      66.2         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............         165       134      81.1        33      24.4        95      70.7         7       4.9 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          279
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............          65        56      87.1        17      30.1        34      60.2         5       9.7 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............         193       156      80.7        40      25.5       107      68.6         9       6.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............          38        23      62.1         2       9.1        19      81.0         2       9.9 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............         132       105      79.4        28      26.8        75      71.1         2       2.1 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............          46        41      89.1        15      37.9        25      62.1         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............         102        70      69.3        32      44.7        31      44.0         8      11.3 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............          21        14      65.9         1       7.4        13      92.6         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............          92        66      71.8        23      34.0        44      66.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............          11        10      91.6         3      33.3         7      66.7         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............          58        38      66.9        12      31.4        22      56.6         5      12.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           7         7     100.0         0       0.0         7     100.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............          31        25      78.9         3      13.6        18      73.0         3      13.4 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............          10         2      23.8         0      19.0         2      81.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............         383       278      72.5        83      29.9       182      65.4        13       4.7 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         16028     24314       (x)     25616       (x)     24510       (x)     15235       (x) 
     Standard error...............         123       205       (x)       294       (x)       244       (x)       758       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       20039     27974       (x)     29453       (x)     28100       (x)     19225       (x) 
     Standard error...............         158       237       (x)       507       (x)       276       (x)       788       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          280
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     WHITE                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................       3609       490      13.6       107      21.9       326      66.5        57      11.6 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        3609       490      13.6       107      21.9       326      66.5        57      11.6 
   Full-time......................        1739       308      17.7        70      22.8       209      67.9        29       9.3 
     50 weeks or more.............         566       149      26.4        35      23.2       100      66.7        15      10.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         400        75      18.8        22      29.3        48      63.9         5       6.9 
     26 weeks or less.............         773        84      10.8        13      16.1        62      73.7         8      10.2 
   Part-time......................        1870       182       9.7        37      20.3       117      64.2        28      15.5 
     50 weeks or more.............         673        69      10.3        14      20.1        46      67.3         9      12.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         396        60      15.1        16      26.6        38      64.1         6       9.3 
     26 weeks or less.............         801        53       6.6         7      13.5        32      60.3        14      26.2 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1509       100       6.7        26      25.8        57      56.9        17      17.3 
25 to 99 persons..................         457        79      17.2        12      15.0        57      72.9        10      12.1 
100 to 499 persons................         377        85      22.7        22      26.0        56      65.0         8       9.0 
500 to 999 persons................         125        24      18.9         5      19.8        17      71.4         2       8.9 
1000 persons or more..............        1141       202      17.7        43      21.1       139      68.9        20      10.0 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................          91        16      17.7         7      42.7         6      37.4         3      19.9 
Professional specialty............         237        52      22.2         8      15.3        41      78.4         3       6.3 
Technical and related support.....          69        14      19.9         0       2.3        13      97.7         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         672        71      10.6        14      19.4        49      68.5         9      12.1 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         495        83      16.7        12      15.1        60      73.0        10      12.0 
Precision production, craft & repair        60         4       7.1         1      26.2         3      73.8         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          281
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         301        51      17.0        10      19.5        39      75.2         3       5.3 
Transportation & material moving..          26         5      18.7         3      64.4         0       0.0         2      35.6 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         122        14      11.6         7      46.8         7      49.4         1       3.8 
Service workers...................        1445       170      11.8        45      26.2       100      58.7        26      15.1 
   Private household workers......         170         3       1.9         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        1275       167      13.1        45      26.7        97      57.9        26      15.3 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....          91         9      10.0         0       0.0         8      85.7         1      14.3 
Armed forces......................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        2217       320      14.4        70      22.0       208      64.9        42      13.1 
   Householder....................        1373       251      18.3        54      21.7       166      65.9        31      12.4 
     Spouse present...............         203        48      23.7         9      17.8        37      76.9         3       5.3 
     No spouse present............        1170       203      17.3        46      22.6       128      63.3        29      14.1 
   Spouse of householder..........         491        54      11.0        10      19.1        33      61.1        11      19.9 
   Child of householder...........         267        13       4.9         4      28.7         9      71.3         0       0.0 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................          85         2       2.3         2     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........         136        20      14.5         2      11.7        11      56.5         6      31.8 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1256       150      12.0        34      22.9       107      71.2         9       5.8 
   Nonfamily householder..........         591        88      14.9        25      27.9        63      71.8         0       0.4 
   Secondary Individuals..........         665        62       9.4        10      15.9        44      70.5         8      13.6 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        3567       487      13.7       106      21.8       324      66.6        57      11.7 
   15 to 24 years.................        1257       108       8.6        30      27.6        68      62.7        10       9.7 
   25 to 44 years.................        1763       280      15.9        49      17.5       195      69.6        36      12.9 
   45 to 64 years.................         546        99      18.2        27      27.5        62      62.2        10      10.3 
65 years and over.................          42         3       6.9         1      38.6         2      61.4         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               32.1      34.8       (x)      36.1       (x)      34.6       (x)      33.2       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          282
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           2571       357      13.9        66      18.4       250      69.9        42      11.7 
  Inside central cities...........        1216       144      11.8        21      14.7       109      75.8        14       9.4 
    One million or more...........         686        82      12.0        19      23.1        56      67.7         8       9.2 
    Under one million.............         530        62      11.7         2       3.6        53      86.6         6       9.7 
  Outside central cities..........        1354       213      15.7        44      20.8       141      66.0        28      13.2 
    One million or more...........         816       136      16.6        28      20.8        97      71.4        11       7.8 
    Under one million.............         538        78      14.4        16      20.8        44      56.5        18      22.6 
Outside metropolitan areas........        1038       133      12.8        41      31.2        76      57.3        15      11.4 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         608        91      15.0        16      17.9        67      73.8         8       8.3 
Midwest...........................         815       124      15.2        29      23.3        80      64.9        15      11.8 
South.............................        1165       182      15.7        39      21.5       115      63.1        28      15.4 
West..............................        1020        93       9.1        23      24.5        63      68.3         7       7.1 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           8         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        3601       490      13.6       107      21.9       326      66.5        57      11.6 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........        1264        74       5.8        11      15.1        54      72.8         9      12.1 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         833        97      11.6        25      25.4        59      61.0        13      13.6 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         877       136      15.6        25      18.1        92      67.3        20      14.6 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         401       106      26.6        24      22.6        67      63.3        15      14.1 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         181        59      32.8        13      21.7        46      78.3         0       0.0 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          35        12      33.1         7      59.4         5      40.6         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           6         3      43.4         1      49.9         1      50.1         0       0.0 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............           3         2      64.5         0      15.7         2      84.3         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           1         1     100.0         1     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (WHITE) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          4110      6367       (x)      6805       (x)      6371       (x)      5806       (x) 
     Standard error...............         141       318       (x)       822       (x)       385       (x)       743       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        4309      6212       (x)      6970       (x)      6170       (x)      5025       (x) 
     Standard error...............          83       253       (x)       600       (x)       307       (x)       532       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     BLACK                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................     15684      8240      52.5      2065      25.1      5622      68.2       552       6.7 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................          15684      8240      52.5      2065      25.1      5622      68.2       552       6.7 
   Full-time......................          12870      7744      60.2      1906      24.6      5369      69.3       469       6.1 
     50 weeks or more.............           9897      6793      68.6      1623      23.9      4785      70.4       385       5.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............           1511       675      44.7       207      30.6       421      62.3        48       7.0 
     26 weeks or less.............           1462       277      18.9        76      27.5       164      59.3        37      13.2 
   Part-time......................           2814       495      17.6       159      32.1       253      51.1        83      16.7 
     50 weeks or more.............           1082       278      25.7        86      31.0       155      55.8        36      13.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            482        83      17.2        25      29.7        51      61.5         7       8.8 
     26 weeks or less.............           1250       135      10.8        48      35.9        47      35.1        39      29.0 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................           3028       717      23.7       242      33.7       397      55.4        78      10.9 
25 to 99 persons..................           1796       866      48.2       201      23.2       629      72.6        36       4.2 
100 to 499 persons................           2208      1194      54.1       287      24.0       806      67.5       102       8.5 
500 to 999 persons................            903       563      62.3       148      26.2       387      68.8        28       5.0 
1000 persons or more..............           7749      4899      63.2      1188      24.2      3403      69.5       308       6.3 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................           1196       863      72.1       251      29.0       551      63.9        61       7.0 
Professional specialty............           1482       936      63.1       248      26.5       650      69.4        38       4.1 
Technical and related support.....            439       323      73.6        58      18.0       241      74.6        24       7.4 
Sales workers.....................           1514       524      34.6       117      22.3       359      68.4        49       9.3 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................           2593      1673      64.5       393      23.5      1190      71.1        90       5.4 
Precision production, craft & repair         1335       771      57.7       178      23.2       544      70.6        48       6.3 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................           1381       834      60.4       185      22.2       584      70.0        66       7.9 
Transportation & material moving..            829       463      55.8        96      20.7       342      73.8        25       5.5 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............           1028       417      40.5       117      28.1       280      67.3        19       4.7 
Service workers...................           3558      1374      38.6       395      28.7       853      62.1       127       9.2 
   Private household workers......            130        17      12.9        11      63.0         5      28.2         1       8.7 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................           3428      1357      39.6       384      28.3       848      62.5       125       9.2 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....            204        26      12.8         7      25.3        15      55.8         5      18.9 
Armed forces......................            123        36      29.2        21      58.5        15      41.5         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................          12482      6359      50.9      1552      24.4      4373      68.8       434       6.8 
   Householder....................           6113      3612      59.1       887      24.6      2493      69.0       233       6.4 
     Spouse present...............           2987      1861      62.3       458      24.6      1296      69.6       107       5.7 
     No spouse present............           3126      1751      56.0       429      24.5      1196      68.3       126       7.2 
   Spouse of householder..........           2696      1494      55.4       387      25.9      1007      67.4        99       6.6 
   Child of householder...........           2719       867      31.9       192      22.1       608      70.1        68       7.8 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................            955       386      40.4        86      22.2       265      68.8        35       9.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........             66        15      22.3         0       0.0        12      80.3         3      19.7 
Unrelated Individuals.............           3136      1865      59.5       513      27.5      1237      66.3       115       6.2 
   Nonfamily householder..........           2188      1447      66.1       403      27.9       941      65.1       103       7.1 
   Secondary Individuals..........            947       418      44.1       110      26.3       296      70.8        12       2.9 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................          15360      8100      52.7      2030      25.1      5535      68.3       536       6.6 
   15 to 24 years.................           2865       584      20.4       132      22.6       390      66.9        61      10.5 
   25 to 44 years.................           8590      4893      57.0      1217      24.9      3382      69.1       294       6.0 
   45 to 64 years.................           3904      2623      67.2       682      26.0      1762      67.2       180       6.9 
65 years and over.................            324       139      42.9        35      24.9        88      63.3        16      11.8 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  36.9      39.9       (x)      40.3       (x)      39.8       (x)      39.5       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......             13644      7342      53.8      1876      25.5      5006      68.2       460       6.3 
  Inside central cities...........           8171      4352      53.3      1198      27.5      2865      65.8       289       6.6 
    One million or more...........           5942      3179      53.5       899      28.3      2099      66.0       181       5.7 
    Under one million.............           2229      1173      52.6       300      25.5       766      65.3       108       9.2 
  Outside central cities..........           5473      2990      54.6       677      22.6      2141      71.6       171       5.7 
    One million or more...........           4142      2313      55.8       526      22.7      1662      71.8       126       5.4 
    Under one million.............           1332       677      50.8       151      22.4       480      70.9        46       6.7 
Outside metropolitan areas........           2040       898      44.0       190      21.1       617      68.7        92      10.2 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................           2703      1396      51.7       416      29.8       902      64.6        78       5.6 
Midwest...........................           2734      1532      56.0       457      29.8      1019      66.5        57       3.7 
South.............................           8867      4563      51.5       941      20.6      3243      71.1       379       8.3 
West..............................           1381       749      54.2       251      33.6       459      61.3        38       5.1 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................          15684      8240      52.5      2065      25.1      5622      68.2       552       6.7 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........           1674       164       9.8        38      23.1        75      46.1        50      30.8 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............           1036       171      16.5        45      26.6        85      49.9        40      23.5 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           1143       243      21.2        76      31.2       146      60.3        21       8.5 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............            846       309      36.5        87      28.0       194      62.7        29       9.2 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............           1220       474      38.9       124      26.2       305      64.3        45       9.5 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............            846       383      45.3        70      18.2       267      69.7        46      12.1 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           1246       689      55.3       139      20.1       499      72.5        51       7.4 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............            848       558      65.8        90      16.1       430      77.1        38       6.7 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           1120       739      66.0       200      27.0       497      67.2        43       5.8 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............            616       456      74.0       131      28.8       294      64.6        30       6.6 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............            924       647      70.0       116      18.0       511      78.9        20       3.1 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............            431       348      80.9        93      26.6       236      67.8        19       5.6 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............            823       651      79.1       188      28.9       434      66.7        29       4.4 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............            215       181      84.3        37      20.7       134      73.9        10       5.5 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............            590       476      80.7        99      20.7       358      75.2        19       4.1 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............            206       178      86.4        56      31.7       116      65.4         5       3.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............            511       437      85.5       126      29.0       285      65.3        25       5.7 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............            156       141      90.6        47      32.9        95      67.1         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............            209       171      81.9        40      23.3       127      74.0         5       2.7 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............            113        88      77.6        23      26.8        58      66.2         6       6.9 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............            236       199      84.5        65      32.4       128      64.5         6       3.1 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............             78        65      84.0        14      21.1        52      78.9         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............            100        90      90.0        36      40.0        54      60.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............             29        26      90.6         4      16.0        13      51.0         9      33.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............            123        97      79.2        42      43.0        52      54.0         3       3.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............             17        17     100.0         0       0.0        17     100.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............             70        47      67.1        25      52.8        22      47.2         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          289
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............             10         7      68.0         0       0.0         7     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............             34        28      84.7        10      33.8        19      66.2         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............             11         7      63.7         3      43.6         4      56.4         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............             29        29     100.0         5      17.6        21      72.2         3      10.2 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              8         5      59.5         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............             32        22      68.5        13      58.7         9      41.3         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              5         2      46.7         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............             18        15      83.9         2      16.5        12      83.5         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              6         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              5         2      50.7         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............            100        72      72.3        22      30.4        50      69.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............            17163     24638       (x)     25716       (x)     25086       (x)     17201       (x) 
     Standard error...............            211       409       (x)       813       (x)       389       (x)      1084       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................          21440     28583       (x)     30345       (x)     28842       (x)     19358       (x) 
     Standard error...............            474       723       (x)      1604       (x)       873       (x)       997       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          290
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     BLACK                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................      2047       374      18.3        85      22.8       232      62.1        56      15.1 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................           2047       374      18.3        85      22.8       232      62.1        56      15.1 
   Full-time......................           1217       271      22.2        56      20.6       174      64.4        41      15.0 
     50 weeks or more.............            428       154      36.0        36      23.4       102      66.2        16      10.4 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            257        53      20.7        11      20.0        28      53.3        14      26.7 
     26 weeks or less.............            532        64      12.0         9      14.1        44      69.5        10      16.3 
   Part-time......................            830       103      12.4        29      28.6        58      56.0        16      15.4 
     50 weeks or more.............            233        36      15.6        11      30.3        22      60.3         3       9.5 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            151        36      23.9        11      30.5        23      64.9         2       4.5 
     26 weeks or less.............            446        31       6.9         8      24.5        12      40.3        11      35.2 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................            587        53       9.1        20      37.6        22      40.5        12      21.8 
25 to 99 persons..................            286        53      18.7         7      13.9        41      76.4         5       9.7 
100 to 499 persons................            291        54      18.7         4       6.7        36      67.0        14      26.3 
500 to 999 persons................             86        28      32.9         2       8.3        20      72.4         5      19.3 
1000 persons or more..............            797       184      23.1        52      28.1       113      61.1        20      10.8 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................             30         6      21.0         4      66.3         2      33.7         0       0.0 
Professional specialty............            109        24      22.1         7      29.7        17      70.3         0       0.0 
Technical and related support.....             19         9      47.2         0       0.0         9     100.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................            307        43      13.9        14      32.9        24      55.2         5      12.0 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................            216        50      23.1         7      13.4        33      66.8        10      19.8 
Precision production, craft & repair          119        30      25.0        14      45.7        13      44.3         3      10.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          291
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................            169        42      24.7         2       5.6        35      83.3         5      11.1 
Transportation & material moving..             93        17      17.9         1       7.3        10      60.6         5      32.1 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............            185        26      14.0         6      23.0        20      75.6         0       1.4 
Service workers...................            738       124      16.8        28      22.4        68      54.9        28      22.7 
   Private household workers......             22         6      27.9         4      61.0         2      39.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................            716       118      16.5        24      20.4        66      55.7        28      23.9 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....             58         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................              4         4     100.0         2      61.4         1      38.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................           1550       288      18.6        69      24.0       175      60.6        45      15.4 
   Householder....................           1029       233      22.7        52      22.3       148      63.5        33      14.2 
     Spouse present...............            165        45      27.2         6      13.1        28      61.4        11      25.6 
     No spouse present............            864       189      21.8        46      24.6       121      64.0        22      11.5 
   Spouse of householder..........            120        13      11.1         0       0.0        11      83.7         2      16.3 
   Child of householder...........            279        28      10.0        14      51.9        11      40.3         2       7.8 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................            123        14      11.4         3      18.9         4      30.2         7      50.9 
In unrelated subfamilies..........             27         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............            470        85      18.2        16      18.7        57      67.3        12      14.0 
   Nonfamily householder..........            242        57      23.5        11      20.1        34      58.9        12      21.0 
   Secondary Individuals..........            227        28      12.5         5      15.9        24      84.1         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................           2029       371      18.3        85      22.9       232      62.5        54      14.6 
   15 to 24 years.................            669        79      11.8        25      31.3        44      55.7        10      13.1 
   25 to 44 years.................           1061       192      18.1        37      19.5       130      68.0        24      12.5 
   45 to 64 years.................            299       100      33.6        23      23.0        58      57.4        20      19.6 
65 years and over.................             18         2      13.5         0       0.0         0       0.0         2     100.0 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  31.8      36.8       (x)      36.4       (x)      35.8       (x)      41.4       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......              1653       293      17.7        67      22.7       188      64.2        38      13.1 
  Inside central cities...........           1102       179      16.3        35      19.4       117      64.9        28      15.6 
    One million or more...........            760       114      15.1        28      24.2        68      59.1        19      16.7 
    Under one million.............            342        65      19.0         7      10.9        49      75.2         9      13.8 
  Outside central cities..........            551       114      20.6        32      27.9        72      63.0        10       9.1 
    One million or more...........            425        83      19.6        24      28.4        52      62.2         8       9.4 
    Under one million.............            126        31      24.3         8      26.5        20      65.1         3       8.5 
Outside metropolitan areas........            394        80      20.4        19      23.1        44      54.5        18      22.4 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................            316        47      14.9         5      11.5        38      80.3         4       8.2 
Midwest...........................            352        58      16.6        14      24.8        39      66.8         5       8.5 
South.............................           1256       244      19.4        58      23.9       141      57.8        45      18.3 
West..............................            123        24      19.8         7      28.7        14      58.8         3      12.6 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          293
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................           2047       374      18.3        85      22.8       232      62.1        56      15.1 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........            726        72      10.0        11      15.2        41      57.2        20      27.6 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............            439        58      13.3        15      25.3        36      61.4         8      13.3 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............            398        95      24.0        28      29.2        54      56.6        14      14.2 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............            229        68      29.6        13      19.4        51      75.0         4       5.5 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............            170        49      29.1         6      12.5        34      67.7        10      19.9 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............             33        10      31.2         6      60.1         4      39.9         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............             32         9      28.8         0       0.0         8      82.6         2      17.4 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............             11         9      77.3         4      44.0         5      56.0         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............              7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............              2         2     100.0         2     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............             4195      6469       (x)      6509       (x)      6795       (x)      5083       (x) 
     Standard error...............            216       425       (x)       693       (x)       591       (x)      1567       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................           4834      6661       (x)      7238       (x)      6841       (x)      5050       (x) 
     Standard error...............            148       380       (x)       905       (x)       456       (x)       898       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          295
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     BLACK                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................         7347      3854      52.5      1011      26.2      2604      67.6       239       6.2 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        7347      3854      52.5      1011      26.2      2604      67.6       239       6.2 
   Full-time......................        6237      3677      59.0       944      25.7      2533      68.9       200       5.5 
     50 weeks or more.............        4799      3201      66.7       778      24.3      2254      70.4       168       5.2 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         749       343      45.8       123      35.9       205      59.5        16       4.5 
     26 weeks or less.............         689       133      19.3        42      31.9        74      55.3        17      12.8 
   Part-time......................        1110       177      15.9        67      37.7        72      40.6        38      21.7 
     50 weeks or more.............         396        96      24.3        34      35.2        50      52.2        12      12.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         156        24      15.2         5      20.3        16      66.4         3      13.2 
     26 weeks or less.............         558        57      10.2        28      49.3         6      10.2        23      40.5 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1681       392      23.3       134      34.1       218      55.7        40      10.2 
25 to 99 persons..................         868       437      50.3       113      25.9       307      70.2        17       3.9 
100 to 499 persons................        1023       530      51.8       118      22.2       365      68.8        48       9.0 
500 to 999 persons................         421       290      69.0        83      28.5       189      65.0        19       6.5 
1000 persons or more..............        3353      2205      65.7       563      25.5      1526      69.2       116       5.2 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         513       392      76.4       113      28.8       252      64.4        27       6.9 
Professional specialty............         506       297      58.7        75      25.2       210      70.8        12       4.0 
Technical and related support.....         172       130      75.4        21      16.5        95      73.0        14      10.5 
Sales workers.....................         503       225      44.7        56      24.7       146      65.1        23      10.2 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         604       372      61.6        95      25.4       262      70.6        15       4.0 
Precision production, craft & repair      1170       653      55.8       152      23.3       463      71.0        37       5.7 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          296
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         693       427      61.5       108      25.3       287      67.1        32       7.6 
Transportation & material moving..         723       418      57.8        92      22.1       302      72.2        24       5.7 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         832       344      41.3        98      28.5       232      67.6        13       3.9 
Service workers...................        1349       553      41.0       182      32.9       334      60.5        37       6.7 
   Private household workers......           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        1346       553      41.1       182      32.9       334      60.5        37       6.7 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         177        22      12.2         4      19.2        13      58.0         5      22.8 
Armed forces......................         104        22      21.4        15      68.0         7      32.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        5581      2860      51.2       760      26.6      1916      67.0       185       6.5 
   Householder....................        2676      1696      63.4       468      27.6      1138      67.1        90       5.3 
     Spouse present...............        2168      1403      64.7       365      26.0       954      68.0        83       5.9 
     No spouse present............         508       293      57.6       103      35.2       183      62.6         7       2.3 
   Spouse of householder..........         875       476      54.4       119      25.1       320      67.2        37       7.7 
   Child of householder...........        1529       473      30.9       114      24.1       317      67.1        42       8.9 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         501       216      43.1        59      27.2       141      65.3        16       7.5 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          14         3      20.4         0       0.0         0       0.0         3     100.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1752       991      56.6       251      25.3       689      69.5        51       5.2 
   Nonfamily householder..........        1156       732      63.3       185      25.3       501      68.4        47       6.4 
   Secondary Individuals..........         596       259      43.4        66      25.4       188      72.7         5       1.9 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        7185      3782      52.6       996      26.3      2556      67.6       230       6.1 
   15 to 24 years.................        1318       239      18.1        55      23.1       161      67.3        23       9.6 
   25 to 44 years.................        4052      2337      57.7       612      26.2      1598      68.4       127       5.4 
   45 to 64 years.................        1814      1205      66.4       329      27.3       797      66.1        80       6.6 
65 years and over.................         163        72      44.5        15      20.1        49      67.2         9      12.6 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               36.9      39.9       (x)      39.8       (x)      39.9       (x)      40.5       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          297
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           6392      3430      53.7       937      27.3      2281      66.5       212       6.2 
  Inside central cities...........        3680      1930      52.5       570      29.6      1231      63.8       129       6.7 
    One million or more...........        2695      1406      52.2       439      31.2       880      62.6        87       6.2 
    Under one million.............         985       524      53.2       131      25.0       351      67.0        42       8.0 
  Outside central cities..........        2712      1500      55.3       367      24.4      1051      70.0        83       5.5 
    One million or more...........        2035      1161      57.0       293      25.2       798      68.7        70       6.0 
    Under one million.............         677       340      50.1        74      21.7       253      74.5        13       3.8 
Outside metropolitan areas........         955       424      44.3        74      17.4       323      76.2        27       6.4 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................        1276       651      51.0       189      29.1       404      62.0        58       8.9 
Midwest...........................        1239       708      57.2       214      30.2       471      66.6        23       3.2 
South.............................        4039      2075      51.4       444      21.4      1498      72.2       132       6.4 
West..............................         793       420      53.0       163      38.8       231      55.0        26       6.2 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          298
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        7347      3854      52.5      1011      26.2      2604      67.6       239       6.2 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         720        59       8.2        21      35.2        18      29.7        21      35.0 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         385        75      19.4        27      36.2        23      30.4        25      33.4 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         482        81      16.7        31      38.9        46      56.6         4       4.5 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         326       131      40.0        35      26.5        92      70.2         4       3.3 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         532       149      27.9        34      22.8       102      68.8        13       8.4 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         376       163      43.4        34      21.2       109      66.8        20      12.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         548       274      50.0        67      24.3       190      69.3        18       6.4 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............         303       169      55.7        19      11.2       141      83.4         9       5.3 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............         471       282      59.9        79      27.9       184      65.1        20       7.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............         337       233      69.1        60      25.8       151      64.8        22       9.4 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............         420       256      60.9        47      18.3       197      76.8        12       4.8 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............         196       158      80.5        39      24.6       111      70.2         8       5.2 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............         476       367      77.2        99      26.8       258      70.2        11       3.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............         127       104      81.5        18      17.5        77      74.3         8       8.2 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............         326       261      80.1        50      19.3       199      76.1        12       4.6 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............         104        88      84.9        36      40.4        52      59.2         0       0.4 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............         314       260      82.9        73      28.1       172      66.0        15       5.9 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............          95        82      86.9        32      39.1        50      60.9         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............         145       121      83.5        29      23.8        88      72.4         5       3.8 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............          68        53      77.1        16      29.7        35      66.3         2       4.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............         155       132      85.4        42      31.4        88      66.8         2       1.8 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............          39        33      85.7         9      26.9        24      73.1         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............          55        50      91.6        21      41.8        29      58.2         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............          14        14     100.0         2      13.2         8      57.2         4      29.5 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............          78        66      84.3        29      44.2        34      51.4         3       4.4 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           9         9     100.0         0       0.0         9     100.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............          43        37      86.1        20      54.8        17      45.2         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          299
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           8         5      61.6         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............          23        20      86.8         4      19.2        16      80.8         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           8         4      49.8         0       0.0         4     100.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............          21        21     100.0         4      20.3        16      75.6         1       4.1 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           8         5      59.5         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............          32        22      68.5        13      58.7         9      41.3         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           5         2      46.7         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............          15        12      80.5         2      20.8         9      79.2         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           6         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............          70        50      71.5        20      39.4        30      60.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         20005     28393       (x)     30331       (x)     28660       (x)     20903       (x) 
     Standard error...............         486       823       (x)       942       (x)       964       (x)      2076       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       24376     31921       (x)     36002       (x)     31322       (x)     21182       (x) 
     Standard error...............         765      1011       (x)      3154       (x)       837       (x)      1590       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          300
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     BLACK                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................          703        94      13.3        26      27.8        54      58.0        13      14.2 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................         703        94      13.3        26      27.8        54      58.0        13      14.2 
   Full-time......................         452        68      15.1        16      23.9        47      69.1         5       7.0 
     50 weeks or more.............         174        48      27.5         7      15.1        36      74.9         5      10.0 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          88         9      10.3         7      75.1         2      24.9         0       0.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         190        11       6.1         2      20.1         9      79.9         0       0.0 
   Part-time......................         251        25      10.1        10      38.3         7      28.1         9      33.6 
     50 weeks or more.............          76         8      10.8         3      33.3         2      29.6         3      37.1 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          32         8      24.5         3      41.1         5      58.9         0       0.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         143         9       6.4         4      40.4         0       0.0         5      59.6 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................         301        20       6.6         7      37.1        12      62.9         0       0.0 
25 to 99 persons..................          87        11      13.1         0       0.0         8      73.1         3      26.9 
100 to 499 persons................          79        10      12.9         0       0.0         5      52.9         5      47.1 
500 to 999 persons................          27        13      50.0         2      17.5         6      41.9         5      40.6 
1000 persons or more..............         209        39      18.6        16      42.0        23      58.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................          10         2      16.7         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
Professional specialty............          25         2       9.9         0       8.4         2      91.6         0       0.0 
Technical and related support.....           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................          42         5      12.4         3      52.9         2      47.1         0       0.0 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................          34         4      10.8         0       0.0         1      17.3         3      82.7 
Precision production, craft & repair        93        20      21.4        10      52.4         9      47.6         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          301
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................          66        13      20.2         2      17.8        11      82.2         0       0.0 
Transportation & material moving..          61         9      14.1         0       0.0         5      56.6         4      43.4 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         126        15      11.7         2      14.6        13      85.4         0       0.0 
Service workers...................         198        21      10.4         6      29.2         8      39.3         6      31.6 
   Private household workers......           1         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         197        21      10.4         6      29.2         8      39.3         6      31.6 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....          45         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................           4         4     100.0         2      61.4         1      38.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................         456        60      13.1        21      35.7        28      47.1        10      17.1 
   Householder....................         197        41      21.0        10      25.0        23      54.5         9      20.6 
     Spouse present...............         112        30      27.3         6      19.2        16      52.7         9      28.0 
     No spouse present............          86        11      12.8         4      40.8         6      59.2         0       0.0 
   Spouse of householder..........          66         2       3.4         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   Child of householder...........         151        12       7.7         8      71.3         3      28.7         0       0.0 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................          41         4      10.6         3      60.8         0       0.0         2      39.2 
In unrelated subfamilies..........           7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............         240        34      14.1         5      13.9        26      77.1         3       9.0 
   Nonfamily householder..........         108        22      20.7         0       0.9        19      85.3         3      13.7 
   Secondary Individuals..........         133        12       8.8         5      38.7         7      61.3         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................         693        94      13.5        26      27.8        54      58.0        13      14.2 
   15 to 24 years.................         231        22       9.3         7      33.7        14      66.3         0       0.0 
   25 to 44 years.................         347        35      10.1        15      43.2        20      56.8         0       0.0 
   45 to 64 years.................         115        37      32.4         4       9.9        20      54.3        13      35.8 
65 years and over.................          10         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               32.5      39.4       (x)      34.7       (x)      36.9       (x)      58.4       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          302
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......            590        77      13.1        19      24.2        49      63.4        10      12.3 
  Inside central cities...........         363        41      11.2         6      13.8        26      62.8        10      23.4 
    One million or more...........         271        28      10.4         6      19.9        13      46.3        10      33.8 
    Under one million.............          92        13      13.7         0       0.0        13     100.0         0       0.0 
  Outside central cities..........         227        37      16.1        13      35.9        23      64.1         0       0.0 
    One million or more...........         171        23      13.2         8      36.4        14      63.6         0       0.0 
    Under one million.............          56        14      25.0         5      35.1         9      64.9         0       0.0 
Outside metropolitan areas........         113        16      14.4         7      44.9         5      32.1         4      23.0 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         133        11       8.5         5      47.9         4      37.0         2      15.1 
Midwest...........................         100         3       2.8         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
South.............................         391        67      17.0        16      24.2        42      62.9         9      12.8 
West..............................          79        13      16.4         5      34.7         5      41.7         3      23.6 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          303
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................         703        94      13.3        26      27.8        54      58.0        13      14.2 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         275        27       9.9         9      31.2        12      45.0         6      23.8 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         117        14      12.0         6      39.4         5      34.0         4      26.6 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         132        22      16.8         7      33.6        12      52.6         3      13.8 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............          66        13      20.1         0       0.0        13     100.0         0       0.0 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............          68         8      11.1         2      31.2         5      68.8         0       0.0 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          15         2      13.2         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............          20         5      25.5         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           2         2     100.0         2     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          304
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          4122      5615       (x)      4533       (x)      7156       (x)      2608       (x) 
     Standard error...............         474       998       (x)      1739       (x)      1260       (x)      1632       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        4919      5855       (x)      5517       (x)      6869       (x)      2379       (x) 
     Standard error...............         281       900       (x)      2069       (x)      1074       (x)      1033       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          305
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     BLACK                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................       8337      4385      52.6      1054      24.0      3018      68.8       313       7.1 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        8337      4385      52.6      1054      24.0      3018      68.8       313       7.1 
   Full-time......................        6633      4067      61.3       962      23.7      2837      69.7       269       6.6 
     50 weeks or more.............        5098      3592      70.5       845      23.5      2530      70.4       217       6.0 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         761       331      43.5        83      25.1       216      65.2        32       9.7 
     26 weeks or less.............         773       144      18.6        34      23.3        91      63.0        20      13.7 
   Part-time......................        1704       318      18.7        92      29.0       181      57.0        44      14.0 
     50 weeks or more.............         686       181      26.5        52      28.9       105      57.8        24      13.4 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         326        59      18.1        20      33.4        35      59.5         4       7.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         692        78      11.2        20      26.1        42      53.3        16      20.6 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1347       326      24.2       108      33.2       179      55.0        38      11.8 
25 to 99 persons..................         928       429      46.3        88      20.5       322      75.1        19       4.4 
100 to 499 persons................        1185       664      56.0       169      25.4       441      66.5        54       8.1 
500 to 999 persons................         482       272      56.5        65      23.8       198      72.8         9       3.4 
1000 persons or more..............        4395      2694      61.3       624      23.2      1877      69.7       193       7.1 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         683       471      68.9       138      29.3       299      63.5        34       7.2 
Professional specialty............         976       638      65.4       173      27.1       439      68.8        26       4.1 
Technical and related support.....         267       194      72.4        37      19.0       146      75.7        10       5.3 
Sales workers.....................        1011       299      29.6        62      20.6       212      70.9        26       8.6 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................        1989      1301      65.4       298      22.9       928      71.3        75       5.8 
Precision production, craft & repair       165       118      71.3        26      22.3        80      68.2        11       9.5 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          306
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         688       408      59.3        77      18.9       297      73.0        33       8.2 
Transportation & material moving..         107        45      42.1         4       7.9        40      88.6         2       3.5 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         196        73      37.1        19      25.8        48      65.9         6       8.2 
Service workers...................        2209       821      37.2       213      25.9       518      63.1        90      10.9 
   Private household workers......         127        17      13.1        11      63.0         5      28.2         1       8.7 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        2081       804      38.7       203      25.2       514      63.9        88      11.0 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....          27         4      16.3         2      54.7         2      45.3         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................          19        14      72.2         6      43.1         8      56.9         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        6901      3499      50.7       792      22.6      2458      70.2       250       7.1 
   Householder....................        3437      1917      55.8       419      21.9      1355      70.7       143       7.5 
     Spouse present...............         819       459      56.0        93      20.3       342      74.5        24       5.2 
     No spouse present............        2618      1458      55.7       326      22.3      1013      69.5       119       8.2 
   Spouse of householder..........        1820      1018      55.9       268      26.3       687      67.5        62       6.1 
   Child of householder...........        1190       395      33.2        78      19.7       291      73.7        26       6.5 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         455       170      37.4        27      15.9       125      73.2        18      10.8 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          52        12      22.8         0       0.0        12     100.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1384       874      63.2       262      30.0       549      62.7        63       7.3 
   Nonfamily householder..........        1032       715      69.2       218      30.5       441      61.7        56       7.8 
   Secondary Individuals..........         352       160      45.4        44      27.7       108      67.6         7       4.6 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        8175      4319      52.8      1034      23.9      2979      69.0       306       7.1 
   15 to 24 years.................        1548       345      22.3        77      22.3       230      66.6        38      11.1 
   25 to 44 years.................        4538      2556      56.3       604      23.6      1785      69.8       167       6.5 
   45 to 64 years.................        2090      1418      67.8       353      24.9       965      68.0       100       7.1 
65 years and over.................         162        67      41.2        20      30.2        39      58.9         7      10.9 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               36.9      39.9       (x)      40.8       (x)      39.7       (x)      38.6       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          307
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           7252      3911      53.9       938      24.0      2724      69.7       248       6.4 
  Inside central cities...........        4490      2422      53.9       628      25.9      1634      67.5       160       6.6 
    One million or more...........        3247      1773      54.6       460      25.9      1219      68.8        94       5.3 
    Under one million.............        1243       649      52.2       168      25.9       415      63.9        66      10.2 
  Outside central cities..........        2761      1490      53.9       310      20.8      1091      73.2        89       6.0 
    One million or more...........        2107      1152      54.7       233      20.2       864      75.0        56       4.9 
    Under one million.............         654       337      51.5        78      23.0       227      67.2        33       9.7 
Outside metropolitan areas........        1085       474      43.7       116      24.4       294      61.9        65      13.6 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................        1427       745      52.2       227      30.5       498      66.9        20       2.7 
Midwest...........................        1495       824      55.1       243      29.5       547      66.4        34       4.1 
South.............................        4827      2488      51.5       496      19.9      1745      70.1       247       9.9 
West..............................         588       328      55.8        89      27.0       228      69.4        12       3.6 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        8337      4385      52.6      1054      24.0      3018      68.8       313       7.1 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         953       105      11.0        17      16.3        58      55.3        30      28.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         651        96      14.7        18      19.1        62      65.2        15      15.8 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         661       162      24.6        44      27.4       101      62.1        17      10.5 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         519       178      34.3        52      29.2       102      57.3        24      13.6 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         688       325      47.3        90      27.8       203      62.3        32       9.9 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         470       220      46.9        35      16.1       158      71.8        27      12.2 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         698       415      59.5        72      17.3       310      74.6        33       8.1 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............         545       389      71.4        71      18.2       290      74.4        29       7.4 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............         649       457      70.5       121      26.5       313      68.4        23       5.1 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............         279       223      80.0        71      31.9       143      64.4         8       3.7 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............         504       391      77.6        69      17.7       314      80.3         8       2.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............         234       190      81.2        54      28.4       125      65.7        11       5.9 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............         347       284      81.9        90      31.6       176      62.2        18       6.3 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............          88        78      88.2        19      24.8        57      73.3         1       1.9 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............         263       215      81.4        48      22.5       159      74.1         7       3.4 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............         102        90      88.0        21      23.1        64      71.4         5       5.5 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............         197       176      89.7        53      30.2       114      64.4         9       5.4 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............          61        59      96.3        14      24.3        45      75.7         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............          64        50      78.4        11      22.0        39      78.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............          44        35      78.4         8      22.4        23      66.2         4      11.4 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............          81        67      82.9        23      34.3        40      59.9         4       5.9 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............          39        32      82.3         5      14.9        27      85.1         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............          45        40      88.1        15      37.7        25      62.3         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............          14        12      81.0         2      19.6         5      43.1         4      37.3 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............          44        31      70.2        13      40.5        18      59.5         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           8         8     100.0         0       0.0         8     100.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............          28        10      37.7         5      45.7         6      54.3         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............          11         9      80.3         6      66.4         3      33.6         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           3         3     100.0         3     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           8         8     100.0         1      10.4         5      63.2         2      26.4 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............          29        22      74.1         2       9.8        20      90.2         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         15809     21649       (x)     22695       (x)     21804       (x)     15837       (x) 
     Standard error...............         274       304       (x)       800       (x)       368       (x)      1142       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       18853     25650       (x)     24920       (x)     26702       (x)     17966       (x) 
     Standard error...............         579      1023       (x)       751       (x)      1454       (x)      1255       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     BLACK                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................       1344       280      20.8        59      21.1       178      63.5        43      15.4 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        1344       280      20.8        59      21.1       178      63.5        43      15.4 
   Full-time......................         765       202      26.4        39      19.4       127      62.9        36      17.7 
     50 weeks or more.............         255       106      41.7        29      27.2        66      62.3        11      10.6 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         168        44      26.1         4       8.6        26      59.2        14      32.3 
     26 weeks or less.............         342        52      15.2         7      12.8        35      67.2        10      19.9 
   Part-time......................         579        78      13.4        20      25.5        51      65.0         7       9.5 
     50 weeks or more.............         157        28      17.9         8      29.4        19      69.3         0       1.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         119        28      23.7         8      27.5        19      66.6         2       5.8 
     26 weeks or less.............         304        22       7.1         4      17.7        12      57.4         5      24.8 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................         286        33      11.7        13      37.9         9      27.3        12      34.8 
25 to 99 persons..................         199        42      21.2         7      17.6        33      77.3         2       5.0 
100 to 499 persons................         212        44      20.8         4       8.3        31      70.2        10      21.5 
500 to 999 persons................          59        15      25.2         0       0.0        15     100.0         0       0.0 
1000 persons or more..............         588       146      24.7        35      24.3        90      62.0        20      13.7 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................          20         5      23.2         4      90.1         0       9.9         0       0.0 
Professional specialty............          84        22      25.8         7      32.1        15      67.9         0       0.0 
Technical and related support.....          19         9      47.2         0       0.0         9     100.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         265        37      14.1        11      30.1        21      56.3         5      13.6 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         181        46      25.4         7      14.5        33      70.8         7      14.7 
Precision production, craft & repair        26        10      37.7         3      32.1         4      37.8         3      30.1 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         103        28      27.5         0       0.0        24      83.8         5      16.2 
Transportation & material moving..          32         8      25.2         1      15.2         5      64.9         2      19.8 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............          60        11      18.9         4      33.9         7      62.8         0       3.3 
Service workers...................         540       104      19.2        22      21.1        60      58.0        22      20.9 
   Private household workers......          22         6      28.8         4      61.0         2      39.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         519        98      18.8        18      18.5        58      59.2        22      22.3 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....          14         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        1095       229      20.9        48      20.9       147      64.1        34      15.0 
   Householder....................         832       192      23.1        42      21.8       126      65.4        25      12.8 
     Spouse present...............          53        14      27.0         0       0.0        11      79.6         3      20.4 
     No spouse present............         778       178      22.8        42      23.6       114      64.3        22      12.2 
   Spouse of householder..........          53        11      20.8         0       0.0         9      80.4         2      19.6 
   Child of householder...........         128        16      12.6         6      37.7         8      48.7         2      13.6 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................          82        10      11.8         0       0.0         4      43.8         5      56.2 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          20         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............         229        51      22.4        11      21.9        31      60.8         9      17.3 
   Nonfamily householder..........         135        35      25.7        11      32.5        15      41.9         9      25.6 
   Secondary Individuals..........          94        17      17.6         0       0.0        17     100.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        1336       278      20.8        59      21.3       178      64.0        41      14.7 
   15 to 24 years.................         438        58      13.2        18      30.4        30      51.7        10      17.9 
   25 to 44 years.................         714       157      21.9        22      14.2       110      70.5        24      15.3 
   45 to 64 years.................         184        63      34.4        19      30.6        37      59.2         6      10.2 
65 years and over.................           8         2      30.6         0       0.0         0       0.0         2     100.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               31.5      35.9       (x)      37.1       (x)      35.5       (x)      36.1       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           1063       216      20.3        48      22.2       139      64.5        29      13.4 
  Inside central cities...........         739       139      18.8        29      21.1        91      65.6        19      13.4 
    One million or more...........         489        86      17.6        22      25.7        54      63.3        10      11.1 
    Under one million.............         250        53      21.0         7      13.6        36      69.3         9      17.1 
  Outside central cities..........         324        77      23.8        19      24.1        48      62.5        10      13.4 
    One million or more...........         254        61      23.9        15      25.4        37      61.7         8      12.9 
    Under one million.............          70        17      23.8         3      19.1        11      65.2         3      15.6 
Outside metropolitan areas........         281        64      22.8        11      17.6        39      60.1        14      22.2 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         183        36      19.6         0       0.0        34      93.9         2       6.1 
Midwest...........................         252        56      22.1        14      26.0        36      65.1         5       8.9 
South.............................         865       177      20.5        42      23.8        99      55.9        36      20.3 
West..............................          44        11      26.1         2      21.8         9      78.2         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        1344       280      20.8        59      21.1       178      63.5        43      15.4 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         451        45      10.0         2       5.5        29      64.5        14      30.0 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         322        44      13.8         9      20.8        31      70.1         4       9.1 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         266        73      27.5        20      27.9        42      57.8        10      14.3 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         162        54      33.5        13      24.2        37      68.9         4       6.9 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         102        42      41.1         4       9.1        28      67.5        10      23.4 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          18         8      45.9         6      74.3         2      25.7         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............          12         4      34.2         0       0.0         2      61.1         2      38.9 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............          11         9      77.3         4      44.0         5      56.0         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (BLACK) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          4221      6728       (x)      7187       (x)      6695       (x)      5964       (x) 
     Standard error...............         239       479       (x)       920       (x)       660       (x)      1601       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        4789      6930       (x)      7995       (x)      6832       (x)      5872       (x) 
     Standard error...............         171       405       (x)       883       (x)       496       (x)      1045       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................     13696      5540      40.5      1364      24.6      3859      69.7       317       5.7 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................          13696      5540      40.5      1364      24.6      3859      69.7       317       5.7 
   Full-time......................          11136      5173      46.5      1294      25.0      3620      70.0       259       5.0 
     50 weeks or more.............           8496      4503      53.0      1135      25.2      3162      70.2       206       4.6 
     27 to 49 weeks...............           1457       456      31.3       117      25.6       311      68.2        28       6.2 
     26 weeks or less.............           1183       215      18.2        43      19.9       147      68.4        25      11.7 
   Part-time......................           2559       367      14.3        69      18.9       239      65.3        58      15.8 
     50 weeks or more.............           1156       219      19.0        34      15.5       153      69.7        32      14.8 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            484        86      17.7        24      27.7        52      60.5        10      11.7 
     26 weeks or less.............            919        61       6.7        11      18.5        34      56.3        15      25.2 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................           4387       778      17.7       262      33.7       444      57.1        72       9.2 
25 to 99 persons..................           2244       889      39.6       204      22.9       647      72.7        39       4.3 
100 to 499 persons................           1854       887      47.8       182      20.6       658      74.2        46       5.2 
500 to 999 persons................            667       381      57.1        92      24.0       263      69.1        26       6.9 
1000 persons or more..............           4543      2605      57.3       624      23.9      1847      70.9       134       5.2 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................            964       573      59.5       174      30.3       371      64.7        29       5.0 
Professional specialty............            917       539      58.8       175      32.4       329      61.1        35       6.5 
Technical and related support.....            287       186      64.9        48      25.8       134      71.7         5       2.5 
Sales workers.....................           1320       414      31.4        92      22.1       292      70.4        31       7.5 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................           1641       911      55.5       216      23.7       639      70.1        56       6.2 
Precision production, craft & repair         1740       720      41.4       176      24.5       508      70.5        36       4.9 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................           1604       701      43.7       128      18.2       540      77.0        33       4.8 
Transportation & material moving..            596       261      43.8        59      22.7       185      71.0        16       6.3 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............            924       296      32.0        57      19.2       216      73.1        23       7.8 
Service workers...................           2786       745      26.7       196      26.3       510      68.5        39       5.2 
   Private household workers......            214         9       4.1         5      57.9         4      42.1         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................           2572       736      28.6       191      25.9       506      68.8        39       5.3 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....            856       174      20.4        30      17.3       130      74.5        14       8.2 
Armed forces......................             60        19      31.1        13      69.4         6      30.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................          11456      4601      40.2      1095      23.8      3240      70.4       266       5.8 
   Householder....................           5005      2447      48.9       578      23.6      1757      71.8       112       4.6 
     Spouse present...............           3628      1863      51.3       437      23.5      1346      72.2        80       4.3 
     No spouse present............           1377       584      42.4       140      24.0       412      70.5        32       5.5 
   Spouse of householder..........           2933      1258      42.9       320      25.4       863      68.6        76       6.0 
   Child of householder...........           2123       537      25.3       121      22.5       355      66.0        61      11.4 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................           1395       359      25.7        76      21.2       266      74.0        17       4.8 
In unrelated subfamilies..........             94        28      30.2         5      16.1        22      75.7         2       8.2 
Unrelated Individuals.............           2145       910      42.4       264      29.0       598      65.6        49       5.3 
   Nonfamily householder..........           1052       553      52.5       171      30.9       353      63.9        29       5.2 
   Secondary Individuals..........           1093       357      32.7        94      26.2       244      68.3        20       5.5 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................          13496      5461      40.5      1338      24.5      3814      69.8       308       5.6 
   15 to 24 years.................           2859       558      19.5       146      26.1       353      63.3        59      10.5 
   25 to 44 years.................           7825      3437      43.9       843      24.5      2437      70.9       157       4.6 
   45 to 64 years.................           2811      1466      52.2       350      23.9      1024      69.8        93       6.3 
65 years and over.................            200        79      39.6        25      31.8        45      57.2         9      11.0 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  35.3      37.9       (x)      38.1       (x)      38.0       (x)      36.7       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......             12446      5094      40.9      1267      24.9      3553      69.7       274       5.4 
  Inside central cities...........           6297      2440      38.7       602      24.7      1705      69.9       133       5.4 
    One million or more...........           4612      1727      37.4       411      23.8      1220      70.7        95       5.5 
    Under one million.............           1685       713      42.3       191      26.7       485      68.1        37       5.2 
  Outside central cities..........           6149      2654      43.2       666      25.1      1848      69.6       141       5.3 
    One million or more...........           4832      2153      44.6       556      25.8      1484      68.9       113       5.2 
    Under one million.............           1317       502      38.1       109      21.8       364      72.5        29       5.7 
Outside metropolitan areas........           1250       446      35.7        96      21.6       306      68.7        43       9.7 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................           2012       812      40.3       197      24.2       567      69.8        48       5.9 
Midwest...........................           1021       495      48.5       100      20.2       365      73.7        30       6.1 
South.............................           4575      1905      41.6       463      24.3      1329      69.8       112       5.9 
West..............................           6087      2328      38.3       603      25.9      1599      68.7       126       5.4 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................             12         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................          13683      5540      40.5      1364      24.6      3859      69.7       317       5.7 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........           1230        86       7.0        14      16.5        52      60.0        20      23.5 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............            974       116      11.9        15      12.6        79      68.0        23      19.5 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............           1197       193      16.1        31      16.1       134      69.7        27      14.2 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............            991       161      16.2        41      25.3       109      67.9        11       6.8 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............           1673       460      27.5       106      23.1       322      70.1        31       6.8 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............            937       366      39.0        84      22.9       252      69.0        30       8.1 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           1194       541      45.3       120      22.2       402      74.2        19       3.6 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............            670       347      51.8        95      27.5       240      69.0        12       3.5 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............            928       533      57.4       105      19.8       403      75.7        24       4.5 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............            509       313      61.4        69      22.0       235      75.1         9       2.9 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............            677       414      61.2        82      19.9       314      75.8        18       4.3 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............            268       187      69.9        34      18.4       139      74.3        14       7.3 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............            535       362      67.7        88      24.3       249      68.8        25       6.9 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............            181       165      90.7        47      28.4       106      64.3        12       7.3 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............            338       243      71.7        79      32.7       152      62.7        11       4.6 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............            132       108      81.4        21      19.8        81      75.4         5       4.7 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............            249       182      73.2        64      35.2       112      61.4         6       3.4 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............             70        54      77.0        15      28.1        39      71.9         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............            176       137      77.7        48      34.9        82      59.6         8       5.5 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............             78        58      74.2        16      28.0        39      67.0         3       5.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............            153       132      86.7        55      42.0        76      57.2         1       0.8 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............             45        31      68.6         7      22.8        24      77.2         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............             61        47      76.9        20      42.9        27      57.1         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............             21        21     100.0         4      20.9        16      74.0         1       5.1 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............            100        72      72.0        20      27.9        49      68.0         3       4.1 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............             22        18      81.8         4      24.8        13      75.2         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............             41        36      87.5        15      40.8        20      55.6         1       3.7 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                               All workers                                        
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............             12         7      55.1         0       0.0         7     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............             44        33      73.6         9      26.5        22      66.3         2       7.2 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............              5         4      73.6         0       0.0         4     100.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............             37        27      72.9        14      52.3        13      47.7         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              3         3     100.0         2      53.1         2      46.9         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............             17        17     100.0         5      26.3        13      73.7         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              7         4      50.5         2      52.4         2      47.6         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............             10         9      88.4         2      27.7         6      72.3         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              3         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              2         1      51.7         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............             85        51      60.6        28      54.7        23      45.3         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............            14570     22349       (x)     25046       (x)     22107       (x)     17113       (x) 
     Standard error...............            261       343       (x)      1028       (x)       323       (x)      2393       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................          19046     27116       (x)     31018       (x)     26341       (x)     19772       (x) 
     Standard error...............            449       712       (x)      1538       (x)       855       (x)      1308       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                                  
     BOTH SEXES........................      2194       314      14.3        55      17.6       232      74.0        27       8.4 
                                                                                                                                  
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   
                                                                                                                                  
Worked............................           2194       314      14.3        55      17.6       232      74.0        27       8.4 
   Full-time......................           1506       245      16.3        45      18.2       182      74.5        18       7.3 
     50 weeks or more.............            726       151      20.8        23      15.4       116      76.9        12       7.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            336        50      15.0        12      24.5        34      67.8         4       7.8 
     26 weeks or less.............            444        44       9.9         9      20.7        33      73.9         2       5.4 
   Part-time......................            688        69      10.0        11      15.3        50      72.1         9      12.6 
     50 weeks or more.............            250        31      12.3         2       6.7        22      70.6         7      22.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............            105        25      23.3         4      16.4        21      83.6         0       0.0 
     26 weeks or less.............            333        14       4.1         4      32.6         8      55.1         2      12.4 
                                                                                                                                  
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                                  
                                                                                                                                  
Under 25 persons..................           1029        74       7.2        16      21.0        47      63.6        11      15.4 
25 to 99 persons..................            381        71      18.5         9      12.9        57      81.1         4       6.0 
100 to 499 persons................            233        37      15.8        11      29.5        25      68.6         1       1.8 
500 to 999 persons................             75        16      21.3         2      10.3        11      67.3         4      22.3 
1000 persons or more..............            475       116      24.5        18      15.4        92      78.9         7       5.7 
                                                                                                                                  
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                                  
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                    
Managerial........................             27         4      14.2         1      28.6         2      62.4         0       9.0 
Professional specialty............             57        10      17.7         1      12.3         8      77.6         1      10.2 
Technical and related support.....             19         8      43.2         0       0.0         8     100.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................            196        10       5.1         2      23.8         6      63.3         1      12.9 
Administrative support, including                                                                                                 
Clerical..........................            129        28      21.6         9      33.0        19      67.0         0       0.0 
Precision production, craft & repair          307        52      17.1         6      10.6        45      85.8         2       3.6 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          321
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                   
Inspectors........................            271        52      19.1        15      29.1        34      65.7         3       5.2 
Transportation & material moving..             70        21      30.1         3      15.4        16      77.7         1       6.9 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                     
Helpers, & laborers...............            187        31      16.6         2       5.5        22      70.1         8      24.4 
Service workers...................            607        58       9.6        10      16.6        46      79.3         2       4.1 
   Private household workers......             74         2       2.4         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                                
   Household......................            533        57      10.6        10      17.1        45      78.7         2       4.2 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....            318        39      12.3         6      15.2        25      64.9         8      19.9 
Armed forces......................              7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                   
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                  
In Families.......................           1710       252      14.8        42      16.5       187      74.1        24       9.4 
   Householder....................            948       193      20.4        35      18.2       143      74.1        15       7.7 
     Spouse present...............            526       117      22.3        19      16.1        87      74.2        11       9.8 
     No spouse present............            423        76      18.0        16      21.5        56      73.9         3       4.6 
   Spouse of householder..........            300        28       9.4         3      10.4        24      85.4         1       4.2 
   Child of householder...........            289        23       7.9         4      15.5        13      58.7         6      25.8 
   Other relative of                                                                                                              
   householder....................            171         8       4.5         0       0.0         6      77.8         2      22.2 
In unrelated subfamilies..........             24         3      12.4         1      34.4         2      65.6         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............            461        59      12.7        12      21.2        43      74.0         3       4.7 
   Nonfamily householder..........            160        22      13.6        12      56.1         7      31.1         3      12.7 
   Secondary Individuals..........            300        37      12.3         0       0.7        37      99.3         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
AGE                                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                  
Under 65 years....................           2177       310      14.2        54      17.4       229      74.0        27       8.6 
   15 to 24 years.................            648        32       5.0         5      16.4        25      77.6         2       6.0 
   25 to 44 years.................           1237       210      17.0        40      18.8       157      74.6        14       6.7 
   45 to 64 years.................            292        67      22.9         9      13.7        47      70.5        11      15.8 
65 years and over.................             17         4      24.3         1      27.3         3      72.7         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
Mean age...................                  32.5      36.4       (x)      35.7       (x)      36.6       (x)      36.6       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                                 
                                                                                                                                  
Inside metropolitan areas......              1903       269      14.1        42      15.7       201      74.8        26       9.5 
  Inside central cities...........           1075       133      12.3        20      14.9        95      71.4        18      13.7 
    One million or more...........            801        89      11.1        15      16.8        62      70.0        12      13.2 
    Under one million.............            274        44      15.9         5      11.0        32      74.2         6      14.8 
  Outside central cities..........            828       137      16.5        23      16.5       107      78.1         7       5.4 
    One million or more...........            532        95      17.8        12      13.1        76      80.7         6       6.2 
    Under one million.............            296        42      14.1        10      24.1        30      72.2         2       3.6 
Outside metropolitan areas........            291        45      15.4        13      28.7        31      69.2         1       2.1 
                                                                                                                                  
REGION                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                  
Northeast.........................            274        28      10.4         1       4.8        24      85.5         3       9.6 
Midwest...........................            144        26      17.8         3      13.0        22      84.3         1       2.7 
South.............................            698       127      18.2        32      25.5        86      67.9         8       6.6 
West..............................           1079       133      12.3        18      13.6       100      75.3        15      11.1 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          323
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                                  
     TOTAL                                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                  
Without earnings..................             10         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................           2185       314      14.4        55      17.6       232      74.0        27       8.4 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........            524        34       6.4         5      16.3        20      58.4         9      25.3 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............            393        28       7.2         3      10.8        24      82.6         2       6.6 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............            469        69      14.7        14      20.9        51      73.6         4       5.5 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............            298        54      18.2         7      13.4        46      84.4         1       2.2 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............            258        53      20.5        11      20.4        38      70.9         5       8.8 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............             93        28      29.6         6      21.1        17      62.6         5      16.2 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............            103        35      33.6         6      17.6        27      76.6         2       5.7 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............             26         4      17.4         1      25.2         3      74.8         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............             19         9      48.5         1      12.3         8      87.7         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............              1         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          324
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (BOTH SEXES)

                                                                            Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                        With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                         Employer contribution                    
                                                                              All                 Part                None        
                                           Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............              0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                                  
   Median earnings..............             5931      8702       (x)      9103       (x)      8721       (x)      6881       (x) 
     Standard error...............            209       685       (x)      1807       (x)       697       (x)      4045       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................           6354      9018       (x)      9348       (x)      9111       (x)      7513       (x) 
     Standard error...............            167       473       (x)      1082       (x)       548       (x)      1709       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................         8164      3359      41.1       819      24.4      2368      70.5       172       5.1 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        8164      3359      41.1       819      24.4      2368      70.5       172       5.1 
   Full-time......................        7093      3217      45.4       793      24.6      2280      70.9       144       4.5 
     50 weeks or more.............        5542      2862      51.6       711      24.8      2031      71.0       119       4.2 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         907       250      27.6        61      24.3       177      70.7        12       5.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         644       106      16.4        21      20.0        72      68.2        12      11.8 
   Part-time......................        1072       142      13.2        27      18.7        87      61.7        28      19.6 
     50 weeks or more.............         467        78      16.7        11      13.9        51      65.9        16      20.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         203        33      16.3         9      27.7        22      66.1         2       6.3 
     26 weeks or less.............         401        31       7.6         7      21.4        14      46.2        10      32.5 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        2798       521      18.6       179      34.3       299      57.5        42       8.1 
25 to 99 persons..................        1495       622      41.6       132      21.2       465      74.7        26       4.1 
100 to 499 persons................        1081       546      50.5       110      20.1       409      74.9        27       5.0 
500 to 999 persons................         381       234      61.3        55      23.5       162      69.5        16       7.0 
1000 persons or more..............        2408      1437      59.7       344      24.0      1032      71.8        61       4.2 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         505       291      57.5        89      30.6       186      64.2        15       5.3 
Professional specialty............         419       258      61.6        86      33.4       153      59.4        19       7.2 
Technical and related support.....         128        91      71.4        20      22.0        71      78.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         624       245      39.3        58      23.8       174      71.0        13       5.2 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................         433       253      58.4        58      22.9       189      74.7         6       2.5 
Precision production, craft & repair      1600       658      41.1       164      24.9       462      70.2        32       4.9 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         957       463      48.4        80      17.2       363      78.3        21       4.5 
Transportation & material moving..         562       253      45.0        59      23.4       178      70.5        15       6.1 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         772       240      31.0        44      18.5       177      73.8        18       7.7 
Service workers...................        1370       431      31.5       119      27.7       294      68.1        18       4.1 
   Private household workers......           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        1368       431      31.5       119      27.7       294      68.1        18       4.1 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         736       157      21.4        29      18.4       114      72.5        14       9.1 
Armed forces......................          57        19      32.5        13      69.4         6      30.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        6657      2745      41.2       645      23.5      1964      71.5       136       5.0 
   Householder....................        3422      1777      51.9       424      23.9      1275      71.7        78       4.4 
     Spouse present...............        3003      1604      53.4       375      23.4      1157      72.1        72       4.5 
     No spouse present............         420       173      41.2        49      28.3       118      68.3         6       3.4 
   Spouse of householder..........         899       398      44.2       106      26.7       280      70.5        11       2.8 
   Child of householder...........        1340       321      23.9        65      20.2       217      67.6        39      12.3 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         995       249      25.1        50      19.9       192      77.2         7       2.9 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          23         5      20.6         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............        1485       610      41.1       175      28.6       399      65.5        36       5.9 
   Nonfamily householder..........         667       331      49.7       108      32.5       204      61.5        20       6.0 
   Secondary Individuals..........         818       278      34.0        67      24.0       195      70.1        16       5.8 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        8049      3312      41.1       805      24.3      2335      70.5       172       5.2 
   15 to 24 years.................        1736       327      18.8        87      26.7       208      63.5        32       9.8 
   25 to 44 years.................        4700      2130      45.3       502      23.6      1533      72.0        95       4.4 
   45 to 64 years.................        1613       855      53.0       215      25.2       594      69.5        45       5.3 
65 years and over.................         115        47      41.2        15      31.0        33      69.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               35.0      37.8       (x)      38.5       (x)      37.7       (x)      34.6       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           7404      3100      41.9       767      24.7      2176      70.2       157       5.1 
  Inside central cities...........        3720      1430      38.5       343      23.9      1013      70.8        75       5.2 
    One million or more...........        2780      1021      36.7       237      23.2       733      71.7        52       5.1 
    Under one million.............         940       409      43.5       106      25.8       280      68.5        23       5.7 
  Outside central cities..........        3684      1670      45.3       425      25.4      1163      69.7        82       4.9 
    One million or more...........        2872      1344      46.8       358      26.6       923      68.7        63       4.7 
    Under one million.............         812       326      40.2        67      20.6       240      73.6        19       5.8 
Outside metropolitan areas........         761       259      34.1        52      20.2       192      73.9        15       5.9 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................        1124       436      38.8       104      23.8       304      69.7        28       6.5 
Midwest...........................         636       321      50.5        64      20.1       243      75.6        14       4.4 
South.............................        2685      1128      42.0       279      24.8       794      70.4        54       4.8 
West..............................        3719      1474      39.6       372      25.2      1027      69.7        76       5.1 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          328
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           5         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        8160      3359      41.2       819      24.4      2368      70.5       172       5.1 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         571        54       9.5         9      16.0        32      59.2        13      24.7 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         445        54      12.2         4       7.4        38      70.6        12      22.1 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         588        79      13.5        11      13.8        57      71.5        12      14.8 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         511        73      14.3        20      26.8        50      68.0         4       5.1 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............        1011       238      23.5        59      24.9       163      68.4        16       6.7 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         559       181      32.5        45      24.6       122      67.5        14       7.9 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         768       315      41.0        67      21.4       239      75.8         9       2.8 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............         421       193      45.9        44      22.6       143      74.1         6       3.3 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............         564       308      54.6        65      21.3       230      74.9        12       3.8 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............         322       183      56.8        32      17.3       146      79.8         5       2.9 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............         449       245      54.6        46      18.6       187      76.4        12       5.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............         177       118      66.4        16      13.8        97      82.5         4       3.7 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............         373       240      64.2        51      21.1       173      72.2        16       6.7 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............         118       105      88.8        23      22.3        72      68.8         9       8.9 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............         244       171      70.0        56      33.1       108      63.5         6       3.4 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............          99        81      81.5        17      20.4        61      75.8         3       3.8 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............         177       131      73.8        40      30.8        86      65.7         5       3.5 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............          45        34      75.6        11      31.0        23      69.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............         135       101      75.3        36      36.0        59      58.0         6       6.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............          59        42      72.0        15      36.3        25      59.8         2       3.9 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............         115       101      88.3        48      47.5        52      51.5         1       1.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............          28        20      71.3         4      19.0        16      81.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............          49        37      75.7        14      38.6        23      61.4         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............          19        19     100.0         4      23.9        13      70.3         1       5.8 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............          82        64      77.1        19      29.2        42      66.2         3       4.6 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............          18        16      89.6         4      27.8        12      72.2         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............          27        24      87.0         7      31.3        16      68.7         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          329
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............          10         4      43.3         0       0.0         4     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............          26        23      88.4         7      29.0        17      71.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           5         4      73.6         0       0.0         4     100.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............          36        26      72.1        13      50.3        13      49.7         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           3         3     100.0         2      53.1         2      46.9         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............          16        16     100.0         5      28.7        11      71.3         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           6         4      64.4         2      52.4         2      47.6         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           8         7      86.0         2      34.2         5      65.8         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           3         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           1         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............          68        44      65.3        21      48.4        23      51.6         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         16285     25010       (x)     28901       (x)     24383       (x)     19779       (x) 
     Standard error...............         246       579       (x)      2075       (x)       691       (x)      3082       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       21441     30168       (x)     34761       (x)     29260       (x)     20800       (x) 
     Standard error...............         644      1095       (x)      2249       (x)      1332       (x)      1803       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                               
     MALE........................         1314       209      15.9        30      14.2       159      75.8        21      10.0 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        1314       209      15.9        30      14.2       159      75.8        21      10.0 
   Full-time......................        1006       165      16.4        21      12.7       131      79.3        13       8.0 
     50 weeks or more.............         547       111      20.3        11      10.2        90      81.0        10       8.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         221        29      13.3         3      11.6        23      79.5         3       8.9 
     26 weeks or less.............         238        24      10.2         6      25.2        17      71.2         1       3.6 
   Part-time......................         308        44      14.4         9      20.0        28      62.8         8      17.2 
     50 weeks or more.............          96        18      18.8         2       8.9        11      58.4         6      32.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          55        17      31.0         3      16.2        14      83.8         0       0.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         157         9       5.9         4      48.7         3      32.8         2      18.5 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................         671        59       8.7        10      16.4        39      66.0        10      17.6 
25 to 99 persons..................         251        58      23.1         7      11.2        48      83.5         3       5.2 
100 to 499 persons................         122        19      15.2         4      19.0        15      81.0         0       0.0 
500 to 999 persons................          43        14      33.0         2      11.7         9      63.0         4      25.3 
1000 persons or more..............         227        60      26.4         8      14.1        47      79.4         4       6.5 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................          18         3      14.6         1      42.3         1      44.5         0      13.3 
Professional specialty............          20         5      22.7         1      26.7         3      73.3         0       0.0 
Technical and related support.....           5         3      60.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................          61         3       4.8         2      65.4         1      34.6         0       0.0 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................          36         5      13.7         2      36.5         3      63.5         0       0.0 
Precision production, craft & repair       289        50      17.2         4       8.9        44      87.4         2       3.8 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          331
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         134        33      24.6        10      30.3        23      69.7         0       0.0 
Transportation & material moving..          69        21      30.9         3      15.4        16      77.7         1       6.9 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         154        24      15.3         0       0.0        16      67.6         8      32.4 
Service workers...................         258        28      10.8         0       0.0        26      93.9         2       6.1 
   Private household workers......           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         256        28      10.9         0       0.0        26      93.9         2       6.1 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         262        35      13.5         6      16.9        22      61.0         8      22.1 
Armed forces......................           7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................         986       161      16.3        20      12.5       123      76.3        18      11.2 
   Householder....................         535       119      22.2        18      15.1        90      76.1        10       8.8 
     Spouse present...............         454       101      22.3        15      14.8        76      74.8        10      10.3 
     No spouse present............          81        17      21.6         3      16.4        15      83.6         0       0.0 
   Spouse of householder..........         164        17      10.4         0       0.0        17     100.0         0       0.0 
   Child of householder...........         181        19      10.5         2      11.8        11      56.9         6      31.3 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         106         6       6.1         0       0.0         5      73.4         2      26.6 
In unrelated subfamilies..........           4         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............         323        48      14.9        10      20.1        36      74.2         3       5.7 
   Nonfamily householder..........         113        15      13.2        10      65.0         2      16.4         3      18.5 
   Secondary Individuals..........         210        33      15.9         0       0.0        33     100.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        1305       208      15.9        30      14.3       157      75.7        21      10.0 
   15 to 24 years.................         380        25       6.7         3      13.6        22      86.4         0       0.0 
   25 to 44 years.................         754       135      17.9        21      15.3       104      77.1        10       7.6 
   45 to 64 years.................         170        48      27.9         6      11.8        31      66.0        11      22.2 
65 years and over.................           8         1      14.1         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               32.4      36.1       (x)      34.9       (x)      35.9       (x)      38.8       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          332
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           1128       179      15.8        23      12.7       136      76.2        20      11.1 
  Inside central cities...........         617        86      13.9        11      12.5        60      69.7        15      17.8 
    One million or more...........         476        58      12.2         8      13.6        41      70.0        10      16.4 
    Under one million.............         142        28      19.8         3      10.2        19      69.1         6      20.6 
  Outside central cities..........         511        93      18.1        12      12.8        76      82.2         5       5.0 
    One million or more...........         333        68      20.3         7       9.7        56      83.5         5       6.8 
    Under one million.............         177        25      14.1         5      21.1        20      78.9         0       0.0 
Outside metropolitan areas........         185        31      16.6         7      23.4        23      73.6         1       3.1 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         133        14      10.6         1       9.7        11      78.2         2      12.1 
Midwest...........................          92        19      21.0         1       5.8        18      94.2         0       0.0 
South.............................         401        82      20.4        21      25.7        54      65.9         7       8.4 
West..............................         688        94      13.6         6       6.6        75      80.4        12      13.1 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          333
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        1311       209      16.0        30      14.2       159      75.8        21      10.0 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         257        28      11.1         4      12.7        16      57.4         9      29.8 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         190        15       8.0         1       6.8        12      80.7         2      12.5 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         275        39      14.2        10      26.8        29      73.2         0       0.0 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         173        27      15.4         3      10.4        24      89.6         0       0.0 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         198        34      17.2         4      13.0        26      75.4         4      11.7 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          78        23      29.6         2       7.3        17      73.2         5      19.5 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............          97        32      32.7         5      14.8        25      79.0         2       6.2 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............          23         3      13.9         1      34.7         2      65.3         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............          18         8      45.2         0       0.0         8     100.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           1         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (MALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          6891      9569       (x)      7448       (x)      9828       (x)     10018       (x) 
     Standard error...............         275      1063       (x)      2278       (x)      1075       (x)      5245       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        7334      9433       (x)      8913       (x)      9792       (x)      7447       (x) 
     Standard error...............         232       631       (x)      1529       (x)       721       (x)      2134       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          335
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................       5531      2181      39.4       544      25.0      1492      68.4       145       6.7 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................        5531      2181      39.4       544      25.0      1492      68.4       145       6.7 
   Full-time......................        4044      1956      48.4       502      25.6      1340      68.5       115       5.9 
     50 weeks or more.............        2954      1641      55.5       424      25.8      1130      68.9        86       5.3 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         550       206      37.4        56      27.1       134      65.2        16       7.6 
     26 weeks or less.............         540       109      20.2        22      19.7        75      68.6        13      11.7 
   Part-time......................        1488       225      15.1        43      19.0       152      67.6        30      13.4 
     50 weeks or more.............         689       141      20.5        23      16.4       102      71.8        17      11.8 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         280        53      18.8        15      27.8        30      57.0         8      15.2 
     26 weeks or less.............         518        31       5.9         5      15.6        20      66.5         5      17.9 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................        1589       257      16.2        83      32.3       144      56.2        30      11.5 
25 to 99 persons..................         749       267      35.7        72      27.1       182      68.0        13       4.9 
100 to 499 persons................         772       341      44.1        72      21.3       249      73.1        19       5.6 
500 to 999 persons................         286       147      51.5        37      24.9       101      68.5        10       6.6 
1000 persons or more..............        2134      1168      54.7       280      23.9       815      69.8        74       6.3 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................         459       282      61.6        85      30.0       184      65.3        13       4.7 
Professional specialty............         498       281      56.4        89      31.6       176      62.6        16       5.8 
Technical and related support.....         159        95      59.6        28      29.4        62      65.7         5       5.0 
Sales workers.....................         697       169      24.3        33      19.8       118      69.5        18      10.7 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................        1208       658      54.5       158      24.1       450      68.3        50       7.6 
Precision production, craft & repair       140        62      44.0        13      20.7        46      74.1         3       5.2 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          336
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         647       238      36.8        48      20.2       177      74.5        13       5.3 
Transportation & material moving..          33         8      23.7         0       0.0         7      86.1         1      13.9 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............         152        56      37.0        12      22.1        39      69.8         5       8.2 
Service workers...................        1416       314      22.2        77      24.4       217      68.9        21       6.7 
   Private household workers......         212         9       4.2         5      57.9         4      42.1         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................        1205       305      25.3        72      23.4       213      69.7        21       6.9 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....         120        17      14.2         1       6.9        16      93.1         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................        4800      1856      38.7       450      24.2      1276      68.8       130       7.0 
   Householder....................        1583       670      42.3       153      22.9       483      72.1        34       5.0 
     Spouse present...............         626       259      41.4        62      24.0       189      73.1         8       3.0 
     No spouse present............         957       411      42.9        91      22.3       294      71.4        26       6.3 
   Spouse of householder..........        2034       861      42.3       214      24.8       582      67.7        64       7.5 
   Child of householder...........         783       216      27.6        56      26.0       138      63.8        22      10.2 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................         400       110      27.5        26      24.0        73      66.8        10       9.3 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          71        24      33.4         5      19.3        17      70.8         2       9.9 
Unrelated Individuals.............         661       301      45.5        90      29.9       198      66.0        12       4.2 
   Nonfamily householder..........         385       222      57.5        63      28.5       149      67.4         9       4.1 
   Secondary Individuals..........         275        79      28.8        27      33.7        49      62.0         3       4.3 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................        5447      2149      39.5       534      24.8      1479      68.8       136       6.3 
   15 to 24 years.................        1123       231      20.6        58      25.3       146      63.1        27      11.6 
   25 to 44 years.................        3125      1306      41.8       341      26.1       904      69.2        62       4.7 
   45 to 64 years.................        1198       611      51.0       135      22.0       430      70.2        47       7.8 
65 years and over.................          85        32      37.5        11      33.1        13      39.4         9      27.5 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               35.7      38.2       (x)      37.5       (x)      38.3       (x)      39.3       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          337
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......           5042      1994      39.5       500      25.1      1377      69.0       117       5.9 
  Inside central cities...........        2577      1010      39.2       259      25.7       693      68.6        58       5.7 
    One million or more...........        1832       706      38.5       174      24.7       488      69.1        44       6.2 
    Under one million.............         745       304      40.8        85      28.0       205      67.5        14       4.6 
  Outside central cities..........        2465       985      39.9       241      24.5       684      69.5        60       6.1 
    One million or more...........        1960       809      41.3       199      24.5       561      69.3        50       6.2 
    Under one million.............         505       175      34.7        42      24.1       123      70.4        10       5.5 
Outside metropolitan areas........         489       187      38.1        44      23.5       115      61.6        28      14.9 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         888       376      42.3        93      24.7       263      70.1        20       5.2 
Midwest...........................         385       174      45.1        36      20.6       122      70.1        16       9.3 
South.............................        1890       777      41.1       184      23.7       534      68.8        58       7.5 
West..............................        2368       854      36.1       231      27.1       572      67.0        51       6.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          338
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           8         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................        5524      2181      39.5       544      25.0      1492      68.4       145       6.7 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         659        31       4.8         5      17.3        19      61.3         7      21.4 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         529        62      11.8        11      17.1        41      65.7        11      17.2 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         609       113      18.6        20      17.8        77      68.4        16      13.8 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         480        88      18.2        21      24.0        59      67.9         7       8.1 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............         662       222      33.6        47      21.3       160      71.9        15       6.9 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............         379       185      48.7        39      21.2       130      70.4        15       8.3 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............         426       226      53.0        53      23.3       163      72.1        10       4.6 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............         248       154      61.9        52      33.7        96      62.6         6       3.7 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............         364       225      61.7        40      17.8       173      76.9        12       5.3 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............         187       130      69.3        37      28.6        89      68.5         4       2.9 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............         228       169      74.2        37      21.8       126      74.9         6       3.3 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............          91        70      76.8        18      26.2        42      60.3         9      13.5 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............         162       123      75.8        38      30.6        76      62.1         9       7.3 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............          63        59      94.1        23      39.3        33      56.2         3       4.5 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............          95        72      76.1        23      31.7        44      60.9         5       7.4 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............          33        27      81.3         5      18.1        20      74.4         2       7.5 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............          72        52      71.9        24      46.3        26      50.4         2       3.3 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............          25        20      79.6         5      23.1        15      76.9         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............          42        36      85.7        11      31.6        23      64.3         1       4.1 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............          20        16      81.0         1       6.0        14      86.0         1       8.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............          38        31      81.9         7      24.0        24      76.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............          17        11      64.1         3      29.7         8      70.3         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............          12        10      81.7         6      59.7         4      40.3         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............          17         8      47.2         1      17.9         7      82.1         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           4         2      47.2         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............          14        12      88.6         7      59.1         4      30.1         1      10.8 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          339
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                            All workers                                        
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           3         3     100.0         0       0.0         3     100.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............          18         9      51.6         2      20.1         5      54.4         2      25.5 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           1         1     100.0         1     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           1         1     100.0         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           2         2     100.0         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           1         1     100.0         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............          17         7      42.3         7      92.9         1       7.1         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............         11831     20103       (x)     21498       (x)     19996       (x)     15379       (x) 
     Standard error...............         235       512       (x)      1230       (x)       655       (x)      2223       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................       15508     22415       (x)     25381       (x)     21709       (x)     18552       (x) 
     Standard error...............         565       619       (x)      1765       (x)       600       (x)      1884       (x) 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          340
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
    Characteristics                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
     HISPANIC ORIGIN                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                               
     FEMALE........................        881       105      11.9        25      24.2        74      70.3         6       5.4 
                                                                                                                               
WORK EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                               
Worked............................         881       105      11.9        25      24.2        74      70.3         6       5.4 
   Full-time......................         500        80      16.0        24      29.6        52      64.6         5       5.8 
     50 weeks or more.............         179        40      22.1        12      29.9        26      65.3         2       4.7 
     27 to 49 weeks...............         115        21      18.1         9      42.7        11      51.2         1       6.1 
     26 weeks or less.............         206        20       9.5         3      15.1        15      77.2         2       7.7 
   Part-time......................         381        25       6.5         2       6.9        22      88.9         1       4.2 
     50 weeks or more.............         153        13       8.2         0       3.5        11      88.3         1       8.2 
     27 to 49 weeks...............          50         8      15.0         1      16.6         6      83.4         0       0.0 
     26 weeks or less.............         177         5       2.6         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
SIZE OF EMPLOYER                                                                                                               
                                                                                                                               
Under 25 persons..................         358        15       4.2         6      39.1         8      54.2         1       6.8 
25 to 99 persons..................         131        13       9.7         3      20.5         9      70.2         1       9.3 
100 to 499 persons................         112        18      16.3         7      40.3        10      56.0         1       3.7 
500 to 999 persons................          33         2       5.8         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
1000 persons or more..............         248        57      22.8        10      16.8        44      78.3         3       4.9 
                                                                                                                               
OCCUPATION OF LONGEST JOB                                                                                                      
                                                                                                                               
Executive, Administrative, and                                                                                                 
Managerial........................           9         1      13.4         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
Professional specialty............          36         5      15.0         0       0.0         4      81.2         1      18.8 
Technical and related support.....          13         5      36.6         0       0.0         5     100.0         0       0.0 
Sales workers.....................         135         7       5.2         0       6.3         5      75.4         1      18.3 
Administrative support, including                                                                                              
Clerical..........................          92        23      24.8         7      32.3        15      67.7         0       0.0 
Precision production, craft & repair        18         3      14.2         1      44.2         1      55.8         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          341
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
Machine operators, assemblers &                                                                                                
Inspectors........................         137        19      13.7         5      27.0        11      58.6         3      14.4 
Transportation & material moving..           2         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Handlers, equipment cleaners,                                                                                                  
Helpers, & laborers...............          33         8      23.0         2      22.4         6      77.6         0       0.0 
Service workers...................         349        30       8.7        10      31.8        20      65.9         1       2.2 
   Private household workers......          72         2       2.5         0       0.0         2     100.0         0       0.0 
   Service workers, except private                                                                                             
   Household......................         277        29      10.4        10      33.8        18      63.8         1       2.4 
Farming, forestry, and fishing....          56         4       7.0         0       0.0         4     100.0         0       0.0 
Armed forces......................           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
RELATIONSHIP TO                                                                                                                
FAMILY HOUSEHOLDER                                                                                                             
                                                                                                                               
In Families.......................         723        91      12.6        22      23.6        64      70.1         6       6.2 
   Householder....................         413        75      18.1        17      23.2        53      70.8         4       6.0 
     Spouse present...............          71        16      22.8         4      23.7        11      70.0         1       6.3 
     No spouse present............         342        58      17.1        13      23.0        42      71.1         3       5.9 
   Spouse of householder..........         136        11       8.3         3      26.1         7      63.3         1      10.5 
   Child of householder...........         108         4       3.7         1      33.0         3      67.0         0       0.0 
   Other relative of                                                                                                           
   householder....................          66         1       1.9         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
In unrelated subfamilies..........          20         3      14.7         1      34.4         2      65.6         0       0.0 
Unrelated Individuals.............         137        10       7.5         3      26.6         8      73.4         0       0.0 
   Nonfamily householder..........          47         7      14.5         3      36.8         4      63.2         0       0.0 
   Secondary Individuals..........          90         4       3.9         0       7.0         3      93.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
AGE                                                                                                                            
                                                                                                                               
Under 65 years....................         872       102      11.7        24      23.8        72      70.6         6       5.6 
   15 to 24 years.................         268         7       2.6         2      26.6         3      45.5         2      28.0 
   25 to 44 years.................         482        75      15.6        19      25.0        53      70.1         4       5.0 
   45 to 64 years.................         122        19      15.9         4      18.4        16      81.6         0       0.0 
65 years and over.................           8         3      34.7         1      38.6         2      61.4         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
Mean age...................               32.5      37.1       (x)      36.6       (x)      38.0       (x)      28.7       (x) 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
TYPE OF RESIDENCE                                                                                                              
                                                                                                                               
Inside metropolitan areas......            775        91      11.7        20      21.8        65      72.0         6       6.3 
  Inside central cities...........         458        47      10.2         9      19.3        35      74.5         3       6.2 
    One million or more...........         325        31       9.5         7      22.8        22      70.0         2       7.2 
    Under one million.............         133        16      11.8         2      12.5        13      83.2         1       4.3 
  Outside central cities..........         317        44      13.9        11      24.3        31      69.3         3       6.3 
    One million or more...........         198        27      13.7         6      21.6        20      73.7         1       4.7 
    Under one million.............         119        17      14.2         5      28.6        11      62.4         2       9.0 
Outside metropolitan areas........         106        14      13.3         6      40.3         8      59.7         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
REGION                                                                                                                         
                                                                                                                               
Northeast.........................         141        14      10.1         0       0.0        13      92.8         1       7.2 
Midwest...........................          52         6      12.1         2      35.3         3      53.9         1      10.8 
South.............................         296        45      15.1        11      25.0        32      71.6         2       3.4 
West..............................         391        39      10.0        12      30.4        25      63.3         2       6.3 
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Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
                                                                                                                               
     TOTAL                                                                                                                     
                                                                                                                               
Without earnings..................           7         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
With earnings.....................         874       105      12.0        25      24.2        74      70.3         6       5.4 
   $1 TO $2,499 OR LOSS...........         267         5       1.9         2      36.6         3      63.4         0       0.0 
   $2,500 to $4,999...............         204        13       6.6         2      15.3        11      84.7         0       0.0 
   $5,000 to $7,499...............         193        30      15.4         4      13.2        22      74.0         4      12.8 
   $7,500 to $9,999...............         125        28      22.1         4      16.3        22      79.4         1       4.3 
   $10,000 to $12,499.............          60        19      31.5         6      33.6        12      62.8         1       3.6 
   $12,500 to $14,999.............          15         5      29.9         4      90.3         0       9.7         0       0.0 
   $15,000 to $17,499.............           6         3      49.0         1      49.9         1      50.1         0       0.0 
   $17,500 to $19,999.............           2         1      52.2         0       0.0         1     100.0         0       0.0 
   $20,000 to $22,499.............           1         1     100.0         1     100.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $22,500 to $24,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $25,000 to $27,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $27,500 to $29,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $30,000 to $32,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $32,500 to $34,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $35,000 to $37,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $37,500 to $39,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $40,000 to $42,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $42,500 to $44,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $45,000 to $47,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $47,500 to $49,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $50,000 to $52,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $52,500 to $54,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $55,000 to $57,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $57,500 to $59,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $60,000 to $62,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $62,500 to $64,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $65,000 to $67,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
Table NC7. Group health Coverage of workers, with policy in their own name, by Selected Characteristics                          344
Employer contribution, sex, race and Hispanic Origin, and poverty status:  1996 (HISPANIC ORIGIN) (FEMALE)

                                                                         Workers in poverty                                    
                                                                     With employer-provided group health                       
                                                                                      Employer contribution                    
                                                                           All                 Part                None        
                                        Number    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent    Number   Percent 
   $67,500 to $69,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $70,000 to $72,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $72,500 to $74,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $75,000 to $77,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $77,500 to $79,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $80,000 to $82,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $82,500 to $84,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $85,000 to $87,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $87,500 to $89,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $90,000 to $92,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $92,500 to $94,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $95,000 to $97,499.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $97,500 to $99,999.............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
   $100,000 and over..............           0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0         0       0.0 
                                                                                                                               
   Median earnings..............          4584      7867       (x)     10145       (x)      7519       (x)      6862       (x) 
     Standard error...............         304       761       (x)      1970       (x)       817       (x)      2052       (x) 
   Mean earnings..................        4884      8187       (x)      9857       (x)      7644       (x)      7758       (x) 
     Standard error...............         204       622       (x)      1502       (x)       673       (x)      1522       (x) 

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